advanceverbuk /ədˈvɑːns/ us /-ˈvæns/
advance verb (MOVE FORWARD)
- The troops quickly established a beachhead and were preparing to advance.
- She's the youngest player ever to advance to a semifinal.
- Enemy planes engaged the troops as they advanced into the mountains.
- Using smoke as (a) camouflage, the army advanced up the hill.
- Everyone was disappointed when the team failed to advance to the next round of the competition.
You can also find related words, phrases, and synonyms in the topics:
advance verb (PAY)
advance verb (SUGGEST)
advancenounuk /ədˈvɑːns/ us /-ˈvæns/
advance noun (MOVEMENT)
- Could you let me know in advance whether or not you will be coming?
- Is it possible to buy tickets in advance?
- Passengers should tell the airline in advance if they have any special dietary needs.
- Most holiday companies request a 20% deposit in advance.
- Did you check in advance whether there was access for wheelchairs?
advance noun (MONEY)
advance noun (SEX)
advance noun (PRICE)