What is another word for advantage?

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

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  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 Antonyms

  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 WordNet

  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 Contribution

  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 Words

  1. advantagenoun

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


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  1. Ashley Moody:

    While President Biden will rarely mention fentanyl — because then President Biden would have to acknowledge President Biden abject failure to secure the U.S.-Mexico border as well as the fact that President Biden policies are emboldening the violent drug cartels smuggling record amounts of opioids into our country — President Biden should at least take advantage of this opportunity to demand assistance from President Obrador in dismantling the cartels and snuffing out the synthetic opioid labs in President Obrador country that are killing hundreds of Americans, even children, every day.

  2. John Updike:

    There are times when fear is good It must keep its watchful place at the heart's controls. There is advantage in the wisdom won from pain.

  3. Boris Johnson:

    We are truly headed for the status of a colony - and many will struggle to see the economic or political advantage of that particular arrangement.

  4. John Bolton:

    If they have the strategic decision already made to do that and they are cooperative, we can move very quickly, and it is to North Korea's advantage to dismantle very quickly. Then the elimination of sanctions, aid by South Korea and Japan and others can all begin to flower.

  5. Nancy Hogshead-Makar:

    Penn Athletics’s about fairness in women’s sports, the competitive edge that Lia Thomas has is multiple times over the competitive advantage that the most doped-up East German women had.

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