Advance

  • 1 Advance — steht für: Advance Bank, ein ehemaliges Kreditinstitut USS Advance, ein US Kreuzer Advance Publications, ein US Unternehmen Advance (Gleitschirmhersteller), ein Schweizer Gleitschirmhersteller Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Advance (Arkansas)… …

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  • 2 advance — ad·vance 1 vt ad·vanced, ad·vanc·ing: to supply or provide ahead of time: as a: to give (a gift) by way of or as an advancement b: to supply (as money) beforehand in expectation of repayment or other future adjustment advance 2 n: a provision of… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 advance — vb 1 Advance, promote, forward, further all mean to move or put ahead, but they come into comparison chiefly when they imply help in moving or putting (something) ahead. Advance usually implies effective assistance, as in hastening a process {the …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4 advance — 1. advance, advanced. The meanings are different, advance being a noun used attributively or as a modifier to mean ‘placed in advance; going before’, as in advance copy, advance guard, advance payment, etc., whereas advanced means ‘far on in… …

    Modern English usage

  • 5 Advance — may refer to: *Advance, an offensive push in sports, games, thoughts or military combat *Advance payment for goods or services *USS Advance , the name of several ships in the United States Navy *Game Boy Advance, one generation of Nintendo s Game …

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  • 6 advance — [adj] ahead in position or time beforehand, earlier, early, first, foremost, forward, in front, in the forefront, in the lead, leading, previously, prior; concepts 583,585,799 Ant. after, behind advance [n1] forward movement advancement, headway …

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  • 7 advance — [ad vans′, ədvans′] vt. advanced, advancing [ME avancen < OFr avancer, to forward < VL * abantiare < L ab , from + ante, before: sp. ad by assoc. with L ad, to, forward] 1. to bring forward; move forward [to advance a chessman] 2. to… …

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  • 8 Advance — Ad*vance , n. [Cf. F. avance, fr. avancer. See {Advance}, v.] 1. The act of advancing or moving forward or upward; progress. [1913 Webster] 2. Improvement or progression, physically, mentally, morally, or socially; as, an advance in health,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Advance — Ad*vance , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Advanced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Advancing}(#).] [OE. avancen, avauncen, F. avancer, fr. a supposed LL. abantiare; ab + ante (F. avant) before. The spelling with d was a mistake, a being supposed to be fr. L. ad. See… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 Advance — Ad*vance , a. Before in place, or beforehand in time; used for advanced; as, an advance guard, or that before the main guard or body of an army; advance payment, or that made before it is due; advance proofs, advance sheets, pages of a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Advance — Студийный альбом LFO …

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  • 12 Advance — Advance, IN U.S. town in Indiana Population (2000): 562 Housing Units (2000): 190 Land area (2000): 0.625345 sq. miles (1.619637 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.625345 sq. miles (1.619637 sq.… …

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  • 13 Advance — Ad*vance , v. i. 1. To move or go forward; to proceed; as, he advanced to greet me. [1913 Webster] 2. To increase or make progress in any respect; as, to advance in knowledge, in stature, in years, in price. [1913 Webster] 3. To rise in rank,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 advance — ► VERB 1) move forwards. 2) make or cause to make progress. 3) put forward (a theory or suggestion). 4) hand over (payment) to (someone) as a loan or before it is due. ► NOUN 1) a forward movement. 2) a development or improveme …

    English terms dictionary

  • 15 advance — Increase in the market price of stocks, bonds, commodities ( commodity), or other assets. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * ▪ I. advance ad‧vance 1 [ədˈvɑːns ǁ ədˈvæns] adjective [only before a noun] …

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  • 16 advance — ad|vance1 W2S3 [ədˈva:ns US ədˈvæns] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1 in advance (of something) 2 be in advance of somebody/something 3¦(development/improvement)¦ 4¦(forward movement)¦ 5¦(money)¦ 6 advances 7¦(increase)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) in advance (of sth) …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 advance — advancingly, adv. /ad vans , vahns /, v., advanced, advancing, n., adj. v.t. 1. to move or bring forward: The general advanced his troops to the new position. 2. to bring into consideration or notice; suggest; propose: to advance reasons for a… …

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  • 18 advance — I n. forward movement 1) (usu. mil.) to make; press an advance 2) (usu. mil.) an advance against, on, to, towards (our troops made an advance against the enemy) 3) an advance in (advance in science) 4) an advance into (an advance into new… …

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  • 19 advance — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 forward movement ADJECTIVE ▪ rapid ▪ Allied, British, German, etc. VERB + ADVANCE ▪ make …

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  • 20 advance — ad|vance1 [ əd væns ] noun ** 1. ) count or uncount progress or an instance of progress in science, technology, human knowledge, etc.: In spite of all its advances, medical science still knows little about the brain. advance in: major advances in …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English