Translation of "advance" - English-French dictionary

advance

verb /ədˈvaːns/

to move forward

(faire) avancer
The army advanced towards the town
Our plans are advancing well
He married the boss’s daughter to advance (= improve) his chances of promotion.

to supply (someone) with (money) on credit

avancer
The bank will advance you $500.
advanced adjective

having made a lot of progress; at a high level

avancé
an advanced computer course
The patient was in the advanced stages of the illness.
in advance

before(hand)

d’avance
Can you pay me in advance?

in front

en éclaireur
A group of soldiers had been sent on in advance (of the main force).

(Translation of “advance” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)