Translation of "advance" - English-German dictionary


verb /ədˈvaːns/

to move forward

Fortschritte machen; verbessern
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

Vorschuß geben
The bank will advance you $500.
advanced adjective

having made a lot of progress; at a high level

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


im voraus
Can you pay me in advance?

in front

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

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