- 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
We are advancing technology every day
- 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 moving forward
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Patric Verrone in Billboard
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,... Barack Obama http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barack_Obama&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHQ0yfPaaXFGqLKymRgcres0I2nuA Indian Express http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.indianexpress.com/news/would-not-tolerate-wall-street-greed-obama/417498/&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGsvIYF7Zt6Hr6QfBicJ3b43cMwww Jan 31, 2009
1547 2188 advancing 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...
- Joe Maddon in The Canadian Press
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... Elena Kagan http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elena_Kagan&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNH0J8IKWaNBLAQS67eDgSbYL27kQA Environment News Service http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/may2010/2010-05-10-01.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGrD79MoK6aZZSiO1QxN7IEbX0xAg May 10, 2010
1549 2189 advantage They're wounded right now and you really do want to be able to take advantage of that moment, obviously. From their perspective, to do that to us at this time would have bolstered them," Rays manager Joe Maddon said.