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Synonyms for advantage
ædˈvæn tɪdʒ, -ˈvɑn-ad·van·tage

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Wiktionary2.5 / 2 votes

  1. advantagenoun

    foredeal, edge, benefit, vantage, value, favor, favorise


  2. advantageverb

    To provide (someone) with an advantage, to give an edge to.

    benefit, favorise, favor, foredeal, vantage, value, edge


  3. advantagenoun

    To do something for one's own benefit; to take advantage of.

    The enemy had the advantage of a more elevated position.

    benefit, favorise, favor, value, foredeal, edge, vantage


  4. advantagenoun

    Superiority of state, or that which gives it; benefit; gain; profit; as, the advantage of a good constitution.

    vantage, value, edge, benefit, foredeal


  5. advantagenoun

    The score where one player wins a point after deuce but needs the next too to carry the game.

    vantage, edge, value, foredeal, benefit


English Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. advantage

    The returns or receipts include all that is received from an outlay or investment; the profit is the excess (if any) of the receipts over the outlay; hence, in government, morals, etc., the profit is what is really good, helpful, useful, valuable. Utility is chiefly used in the sense of some immediate or personal and generally some material good. Advantage is that which gives one a vantage-ground, either for coping with competitors or with difficulties, needs, or demands; as to have the advantage of a good education; it is frequently used of what one has beyond another or secures at the expense of another; as, to have the advantage of another in an argument, or to take advantage of another in a bargain. Gain is what one secures beyond what he previously possessed. Benefit is anything that does one good. Emolument is profit, return, or value accruing through official position. Expediency has respect to profit or advantage, real or supposed, considered apart from or perhaps in opposition to right, in actions having a moral character. Compare UTILITY.

    avail, benefit, emolument, expediency, gain, good, improvement, proceeds, profit, receipts, return, returns, service, usefulness, utility, value

    damage, destruction, detriment, disadvantage, harm, hurt, injury, loss, ruin, waste

    The profit of labor; on capital; in business.

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. advantage, vantagenoun

    the quality of having a superior or more favorable position

    "the experience gave him the advantage over me"

    vantage, reward

    disadvantage, disfavor, disfavour

  2. advantagenoun

    (tennis) first point scored after deuce

    vantage, reward

    disadvantage, disfavor, disfavour

  3. advantage, rewardverb

    benefit resulting from some event or action

    "it turned out to my advantage"; "reaping the rewards of generosity"

    wages, payoff, vantage, reinforcement, reward

    disadvantage, disfavour, disfavor

  4. advantageverb

    give an advantage to

    "This system advantages the rich"

    disadvantage, disfavour, disfavor

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Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. merit

    Submitted by rinat on September 16, 2019  
  2. x factor

    x factor: is just a special quality that makes something or someone successful. advantage: is also a quality that makes something or someone better/ or do better than others

    exame:all the three students performed well in the quiz,but the only x factor/advantage that john had over others was his ability to answer questions in few seconds

    Submitted by anonymous on August 4, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words3.0 / 1 vote

  1. advantagenoun

    vantage-ground, superiority, mastery, ascendency, benefit, avail, profit


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  1. John Cabrera:

    Didsomeone help her ? we always believe that there was someone who might have helped her. We do know that she actually used some of the tenants to dig some of the holes. We know she hired other people … But whether those who dug the holes ended up in them ? Did they dig their own graves ? I could n’t say. She was really good at using other people to get jobs done and taking advantage of them. Dorothea Puente passed away in 2011 at the Central California Women’s Facility at age 82 from natural causes. At the time, Dorothea Puente was serving two life sentences and a concurrent 15-year-to-life sentence. While Dorothea Puente was initially charged in nine deaths, the jury didn't reach verdicts in six of them. John Cabrera said the one lesson viewers will learn from the documentary is the classic and true saying – never judge a book by its cover. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP John Cabrera warned viewers not to judge a book by its cover. ( Oxygen).

  2. Miroslav Blazevic:

    I took advantage of the intense patriotism in the squad, we were very much an unknown country so it was our chance to put the team and the whole country in the spotlight. It was easy to motivate the players.

  3. Scott Gottlieb:

    When a consumer goes online to buy medicines purportedly from Canada, they may get a medicine sourced from elsewhere that could be counterfeit, expired or misbranded. While operations or illegal online pharmacies may state on their websites that its medicines are coming from Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, etc., this is not necessarily always the case, such operations and illegal online pharmacies take advantage of unsuspecting Americans by purporting to distribute safe and effective imported drugs, at least some of which are instead expired, mislabeled, subject to recalls or potentially counterfeit and that are provided outside of the closed American distribution system meant to protect patient safety.

  4. Ryan Pereira:

    The main challenge is that the price competitive advantage of LNG for fuel has been eroded in the short term, this could particularly affect smaller operators, who are less able to justify using LNG on the basis of its likely medium and long-term cost savings.

  5. Tim Hatt:

    For a lot of these countries 5G is just not on the horizon right now, that 4G generation (is) for the most part mobile only. They don't have computers... This is a whole new ball game and the operators are pretty well positioned to take advantage of that.

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