advance vs advanced :

Definitions

  • n  a movement forward
  • n  a change for the better; progress in development
  • n  a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others
    she rejected his advances
  • n  the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)
  • n  an amount paid before it is earned
  • n  increase in price or value
    the news caused a general advance on the stock market
  • v  move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
  • v  bring forward for consideration or acceptance
    advance an argument
  • v  increase or raise
  • v  contribute to the progress or growth of
  • v  cause to move forward
  • v  obtain advantages, such as points, etc.
  • v  develop in a positive way
  • v  develop further
  • v  give a promotion to or assign to a higher position
    Women tend not to advance in the major law firms
  • v  pay in advance
    Can you advance me some money?
  • v  move forward
    we have to advance clocks and watches when we travel eastward
  • v  rise in rate or price
  • s  being ahead of time or need
    gave advance warning
  • s  situated ahead or going before
    an advance party
    at that time the most advanced outpost was still east of the Rockies

  • v  move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
  • v  bring forward for consideration or acceptance
  • v  increase or raise
  • v  contribute to the progress or growth of
  • v  cause to move forward
  • v  obtain advantages, such as points, etc.
  • v  develop in a positive way
  • v  develop further
  • v  give a promotion to or assign to a higher position
  • v  pay in advance
  • v  move forward
  • v  rise in rate or price
  • s  farther along in physical or mental development
    the child's skeletal age was classified as `advanced'
    children in the advanced classes in elementary school read far above grade average
  • s  comparatively late in a course of development
    the illness had reached an advanced stage
    an advanced state of exhaustion
  • s  ahead of the times
    the advanced teaching methods
    had advanced views on the subject
  • s  at a higher level in training or knowledge or skill
    an advanced degree
    an advanced text in physics
    special seminars for small groups of advanced students at the University
  • s  ahead in development; complex or intricate
    advanced technology
  • s  far along in time
    a man of advanced age
    advanced in years
  • s  (of societies) highly developed especially in technology or industry
    advanced societies
    an advanced country technologically
  • s  situated ahead or going before
    at that time the most advanced outpost was still east of the Rockies
News & Articles

  • Cash Advance outlet robbed at knifepoint
    SOUTH BEND -- Police in South Bend were continuing to investigate Saturday the armed robbery of a Cash Advance outlet in the 900 block of East Ireland Road.
    June 16, 2013 - South Bend Tribune
  • Advance Auto Parts Promotes Jon Dehne to Senior Vice President
    Advance Auto Parts, Inc. , a leading retailer of automotive aftermarket parts, accessories, batteries and maintenance items, announced the promotion of Jon Dehne to Senior Vice President, Market Availability, Inventory Management and Merchandise Operations.
    June 14, 2013 - Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance
  • Advance Digital wins Microsoft Digital Marketing award
    Advance Digital was recognized for its outstanding solutions and services in digital marketing using Microsoft technology.
    June 14, 2013 - The Oregonian

  • Advanced Component Testing Named Suitable DLA Electrical Testing Facility
    Advanced Component Testing was recently audited by the Defense Logistics Agency, and has been added to the agency’s listing of suitable laboratories to perform electrical testing of military devices. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10824529.htm
    June 13, 2013 - PRWeb
  • SMX Advanced 2013 Live Blog Recap
    Our Search Marketing Expo Advanced show out in Seattle is now complete. The two-day advanced search marketing conference had tons of wonderful content, speakers and tips. Below you can find some of the live blogging of the conference, just in case you missed it.
    June 13, 2013 - Search Engine Land
  • Advanced Component Testing Named Suitable DLA Electrical Testing Facility
    Advanced Component Testing was recently audited by the Defense Logistics Agency, and has been added to the agency’s listing of suitable laboratories to perform electrical testing of military devices. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10824529.htm
    June 13, 2013 - PRWeb