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Synonyms for furtherance

encouragement of the progress or growth or acceptance of something

the advancement of some enterprise

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Lydgate, you perceive, had talked fervidly to Rosamond of his hopes as to the highest uses of his life, and had found it delightful to be listened to by a creature who would bring him the sweet furtherance of satisfying affection--beauty--repose--such help as our thoughts get from the summer sky and the flower-fringed meadows.
What is the secret of Madame Fosco's unhesitating devotion of herself to the fulfilment of my boldest wishes, to the furtherance of my deepest plans?
His simple mind had not been able to embrace the reasons why one people should thus assume a superiority over the possessions of another, and it will readily be perceived, that at the hint just received from the trapper, he was not indisposed to fancy that some of the hidden subtilty of that magical influence, of which he was so firm a believer, was about to be practised by the unsuspecting subject of their conversation, in furtherance of these mysterious claims.
We agree to keep our own secret, and to work together in furtherance of our own schemes.
What words did I utter, or what counsels did I give that had not the furtherance of thy honour and welfare for their aim?
The gods would have Mercury slayer of Argus steal the body, but in furtherance of our peace and amity henceforward, I will concede such honour to your son as I will now tell you.
Is it possible that you can have avoided seeing, that these libertines, in their utter disrespect for you, and utter disregard of all gentlemanly behaviour, and almost of decency, have had but one object in introducing themselves here, and that the furtherance of their designs upon a friendless, helpless girl, who, without this humiliating confession, might have hoped to receive from one so much her senior something like womanly aid and sympathy?
Among them was Teeka, listening with all her ears; but her voice was not raised in furtherance of the plan.
3 (BNA): Board member of Bahrain Football Association (BFA) and Head of the Women Committee Shaikha Hessa bint Khalid Al Khalifa met with President of the international Austrian Association for the Furtherance of Peace Her Imperial Highness Archduchess Herta Margarete and her husband Vice President Archduke Sandor von Habsburg, in the presence of BFA Secretary General Hassan Ismail Mohammed.
Summary: The Maghreb Employers Union (MEU) board of directors convened, on Wednesday in Algiers, to look at the Union's work schedule during the current year and furtherance of preparations for the 2nd Maghreb Businessmen Forum scheduled for next May 10-11 in Tunis.
In a detention motion filed in a New York court and another one in the District of Colorado, the government stated, "In furtherance of the conspiracy, Zazi received detailed bomb-making instructions in Pakistan, purchased components of improvised explosive devices, and traveled to New York City on September 10, 2009 in furtherance of his criminal plans.
02(4) permits a deduction not to exceed the vehicle's FMV if the charity sells the vehicle at a price significantly below that value or gratuitously transfers the vehicle to a needy individual in direct furtherance of the donee organization's charitable purpose of relieving the poor and distressed or the underprivileged who are in need of transportation.
Pope Benedict XVI, an admirer of Newman's thought since his student days, is said to favour furtherance of his cause (The Wanderer, Nov.
According to the court, the prisoner presented the "very archetype of a cognizable First Amendment retaliation claim" in alleging that prison officials: (1) arbitrarily confiscated, withheld and eventually destroyed his property, threatened to transfer him to another facility, and ultimately assaulted him; (2) because he; (3) exercised his First Amendment rights to file prison grievances and otherwise seek access to the legal process, and that; (4) beyond imposing those tangible harms, the officers' actions chilled the prisoner's First Amendment rights; and (5) were not undertaken in narrowly tailored furtherance of legitimate penological purposes.
He is charged with unlawful sale of a firearm to a known felon, being an addict in possession of a firearm and ammunition, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, and carrying a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime.