Definitions and translations for "advantage"

Definition of advantage

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Noun
1. Any condition, circumstance, opportunity or means, particularly favorable to success, or to any desired end.
The enemy had the advantage of a more elevated position.
2. Superiority; mastery; — used with of to specify its nature or with over to specify the other party.
3. Superiority of state, or that which gives it; benefit; gain; profit; as, the advantage of a good constitution.
Having the faster car is of little advantage.
4. The score where one player wins a point after deuce but needs the next too to carry the game.
5. The continuation of the game after a foul against the attacking team, because the attacking team are in a advantageous position.
6. Interest of money; increase; overplus (as the thirteenth in the baker's dozen).
Verb
7. To provide (someone) with an advantage, to give an edge to.
8. To do something for one's own benefit; to take advantage of.
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English - English - advantage

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n. benefit; profit; utility, avail
v. help, assist; promote; be beneficial to; give an advantage to

English - Spanish - advantage

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s. ventaja, aventajamiento, beneficio, conveniencia, partido, prerrogativa, pro, provecho; superioridad, preeminencia
v. traer ventaja, tener ventaja para; promocionar

English - French - advantage

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n. avantage, bénéfice
v. avantager, favoriser

English - German - advantage

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n. Vorteil; Profit; Nutzen
v. nützen, helfen

English - Indonesian - advantage

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n. keuntungan, manfaat

English - Italian - advantage

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s. vantaggio; guadagno, profitto, convenienza; superiorità
v. avvantaggiare, favorire, appoggiare

English - Polish - advantage

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n. przewaga nad kimś lub czymś, przewaga {sport.}, korzyść, pożytek, profit, walor, zaleta, plus, awantaż

English - Portuguese - advantage

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s. vantagem; lucro; superioridade
v. ser vantajoso para determinado fim, ajudar, beneficiar, auxiliar

English - Romanian - advantage

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n. avantaj, superioritate, profit, beneficiu, folos, câştig, interes, plus, procopseală, privilegiu, binefacere, bine
v. avantaja, fi în avantajul, avantajos: fi avantajos pentru, ajuta, favoriza

English - Russian - advantage

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с. плюс, преимущество, превосходство; перевес, выгода, польза; благоприятное положение
г. давать преимущество, благоприятствовать, способствовать

English - Turkish - advantage

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i. avantaj, üstünlük, çıkar, fayda, menfaat

English - Ukrainian - advantage

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n. перевага, вигода, користь, визиск, плюс
v. перевага: віддавати перевагу, сприяти, просувати

English - Dutch - advantage

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zn. voordeel; winst
ww. voordeel, helpend

English - Greek - advantage

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ουσ. προτέρημα, πλεονέκτημα, όφελος

English - Arabic - advantage

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‏ميزة، أفضلية، مصلحة، فائدة، حسن، فضل، منفعة، تقدم‏

English - Chinese - advantage

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(名) 优势, 优点, 有利条件; 利益
(动) 有利于; 使处于优势; 有助于

English - Chinese - advantage

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(名) 優勢, 優點, 有利條件; 利益
(動) 有利於; 使處於優勢; 有助於

English - Hindi - advantage

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n. अच्छाई, बढ़ाई, लाभ, अनुकूल परिस्थिति
v. लाभ पहंुँचाना, लाभदायक होना

English - Japanese - advantage

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(名) 有利な点; 優位; 利益; アドバンテージ
(動) 有利になる; 得する

English - Korean - advantage

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명. 이점; 이익; 유용
동. 돕다; 촉진시키다; 이익이 되다

English - Vietnamese - advantage

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n. mối lợi, hưởng lợi ích, sự thắng lớn
v. lợi ích

German - Chinese - advantage

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[der] (网球比赛中的)优势分。领先分。
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Verb forms for advantage
Present participle: advantaging
Present: advantage (3.person: advantages)
Past: advantaged
Future: will advantage
Present conditional: would advantage
Present Perfect: have advantaged (3.person: has advantaged)
Past Perfect: had advantaged
Future Perfect: will have advantaged
Past conditional: would have advantaged