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Synonyms for advance

lend

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  • lend
  • loan
  • accommodate someone with
  • supply on credit

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  • defer payment
  • withhold payment

in advance

Synonyms for advance

to go forward, especially toward a conclusion

to state, as an idea, for consideration

to cause to move forward or upward, as toward a goal

to raise in rank

to attain a higher status, rank, or condition

to supply (money), especially on credit

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the amount by which something is increased

a preliminary action intended to elicit a favorable response

Synonyms for advance

a movement forward

a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others

an amount paid before it is earned

increase in price or value

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bring forward for consideration or acceptance

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increase or raise

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cause to move forward

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obtain advantages, such as points, etc.

develop in a positive way

develop further

pay in advance

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move forward

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rise in rate or price

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being ahead of time or need

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situated ahead or going before

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References in classic literature ?
But there was another who had seen the pouch and recognized it, who did advance with Achmet Zek, hovering above him, as silent and as sure as death itself, and as the Arab, finding a little spot less overgrown with bushes than he had yet encountered, prepared to gloat his eyes upon the contents of the pouch, Tarzan paused directly above him, intent upon the same object.
Leaping from the tangled vegetation of the jungle's rim came a huge panther, with blazing eyes and bared fangs, and in his wake a score of mighty, shaggy apes lumbering rapidly toward them, half erect upon their short, bowed legs, and with their long arms reaching to the ground, where their horny knuckles bore the weight of their ponderous bodies as they lurched from side to side in their grotesque advance.
I will advance you L2,000, and you can make over to me your pension for your life.
Tiring of the endless circling, Sheldon tried once more to advance directly on his foe, but the latter was too crafty, taking advantage of his boldness to fire a couple of shots at him, and slipping away on some changed and continually changing course.
But the procession continued to steadily advance until Billina cried in an abrupt and commanding manner:
This done, she put the light back on the table, and going to the window, listened for the first sounds of the German advance.
Thwackum then offered to advance, and Jones laid hold of his arms; which Mr Blifil endeavoured to rescue, declaring, "he would not see his old master insulted.
The spirit and virtue of thy master shall advance by thou being his servant: thus wilt thou thyself advance with his spirit and virtue
In the mean time the old man continued to advance, until he had got nigh enough to make himself heard without difficulty.
Feeling that it was too late to retreat, he profited by the confusion which prevailed among them, while Weucha was explaining his character, to advance, until he was again face to face with the redoubtable Mahtoree.
In the mean time the friends of the old man continued to advance.
When he saw that all were ready, Mahtoree gave the signal to advance.
Sufficient technological advances exist at the present time to maintain and increase our competitiveness as an industry," Warren said.
Prohibit cash advances to active duty military personnel and their dependents
Assurance of long-term remote upgrade compatibility as technology advances are made that benefit customers and reduce utility costs included in customer rates.
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