Translation of "advance" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /ədˈvɑːns/ us /ədˈvæns/
in advance

B1 before a particular time

com antecedência
We booked our tickets in advance.

new discoveries and inventions

avanço, progresso
scientific advances
verb uk /ədˈvɑːns/ us /ədˈvæns/ present participle advancing, past tense and past participle advanced

to develop or progress, or to make something develop or progress

avançar, progredir
Research has advanced our understanding of the virus.

to move forward, especially while fighting


(Translation of “advance” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)