advancing advancing  /əd ˈvæn sɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) moving forward

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Spain may have been adrift, but its art was advancing nicely--and advancing into territory where you might not have expected Spanish art to go.
  2. Among the resisters was a young Hmong general named Vang Pao, who in 1961 was commissioned by the CIA to set up a secret army to fight the advancing communists.
  3. And though he fathered the discovery in the same way Einstein fathered the atom bomb, by advancing the idea and pointing the way, he felt left out of the momentous occasion.

News

  1. AUD/USD in highs around 0.9640

    FXstreet.com (Edinburgh) - The AUD/USD is advancing firmly at the beginning of the week, with the... For more information, read our latest forex news.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Forex Market

  2. IEEE 1149.1™-2013 Designed to Slash Electronics Industry Costs by Allowing Test Re-Use Throughout Integrated Circuit ...

    IEEE, the world's largest professional organization advancing technology for humanity, today announced IEEE 1149.1™-2013 “Standard for Test Access Port and Boundary-Scan Architectu
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Florida Gulf Coast University collects “about $15,000? during first quarter of 2013

    The Florida Gulf Coast men’s basketball team put not just their program, but school on the map advancing to the Sweet 16 in the 2013 NCAA Tournament. It’s impossible to put a price on the kind of exposure and earned media the school from Fort Myers — established just over 20 years ago in 1991…
    on June 16, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: Beyond the Arc

Quotes

  1. "We'll help lower mortgage costs and extend loans to small businesses so they can create jobs. We'll ensure that CEOs are not draining funds that should be advancing our recovery. And we will insist on unprecedented transparency, rigorous oversight,...
    on Jan 31, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Indian Express

  2. "Professional musicians face many of the same issues that we do concerning fair compensation for the use of their work in new media," says WGA West President Patric Verrone in a statement. "In the interest of advancing our goal of achieving a...
    on Jan 28, 2008 By: Patric Verrone Source: Billboard

  3. "The Court is an extraordinary institution in the work it does and in the work it can do for the American people by advancing the tenets of our Constitution, by upholding the rule of law, and by enabling all Americans, regardless of their background...
    on May 10, 2010 By: Elena Kagan Source: Environment News Service

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