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Engelsk tillægsord: advance

1. advance being ahead of time or need

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGave advance warning.
Was beforehand with her report.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)beforehand

Termer med lignende betydningearly

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)late, middle

2. advance situated ahead or going before

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn advance party.
At that time the most advanced outpost was still east of the Rockies.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)advanced, in advance

Termer med lignende betydningfront

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)back

Engelsk navneord: advance

1. advance (om begivenhed) a movement forward

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe listened for the progress of the troops.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)progress, progression

Mindre specifikke termerchange of location, travel

Mere specifikke termerhead, headway

2. advance (om begivenhed) a change for the better; progress in development

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)betterment, improvement

Mindre specifikke termershift, transformation, transmutation

Mere specifikke termeraccommodation, adjustment, conservation, elaboration, fitting, preservation, recovery, refinement, resurgence, revitalisation, revitalization, revival, revivification

3. advance (om kommunikation) a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe rejected his advances.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)approach, feeler, overture

Mindre specifikke termerproffer, proposition, suggestion

4. advance (om handling) the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)advancement, forward motion, onward motion, procession, progress, progression

Mindre specifikke termermotion, move, movement

Mere specifikke termercareer, clear sailing, easy going, leapfrog, life history, march, plain sailing, push

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)retreat

5. advance (om forhold) an amount paid before it is earned

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cash advance

Mindre specifikke termeramount, amount of money, sum, sum of money

6. advance (om handling) increase in price or value

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe news caused a general advance on the stock market.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)rise

Mindre specifikke termerincrease, step-up

Engelsk udsagnsord: advance

1. advance (om bevægelse) move forward, also in the metaphorical sense

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTime marches on.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe water advances

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)go on, march on, move on, pass on, progress

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termergo, locomote, move, travel

Mere specifikke termerclose in, creep up, draw in, edge, elapse, encroach, forge, glide by, go along, go by, impinge, inch, infringe, lapse, overhaul, overtake, pass, pass, penetrate, plough on, press on, push on, rachet up, ratchet, ratchet down, slide by, slip away, slip by, sneak up, string, string along

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)draw back, move back, pull away, pull back, recede, retreat, withdraw, retire

2. advance (om kommunikation) bring forward for consideration or acceptance

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAdvance an argument.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)throw out

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeradvise, propose, suggest

3. advance (om ændring) increase or raise

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBoost the voltage in an electrical circuit.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)boost, supercharge

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerincrease

4. advance (om adfærd) contribute to the progress or growth of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI am promoting the use of computers in the classroom.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)boost, encourage, further, promote

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerback up, support

Mere specifikke termercarry, conduce, connive at, contribute, feed, foster, further, help, lead, spur, wink at

5. advance (om bevægelse) cause to move forward

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCan you move the car seat forward?.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bring forward

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerdisplace, move

Mere specifikke termernose

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)back

6. advance (om konkurrence) obtain advantages, such as points, etc.

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe home team was gaining ground.
After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gain, gain ground, get ahead, make headway, pull ahead, win

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Mere specifikke termerhit, rack up, score, steal, tally

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)fall behind, recede, drop off, fall back, lose

7. advance (om ændring) develop in a positive way

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe progressed well in school.
My plants are coming along.
Plans are shaping up.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)come along, come on, get along, get on, progress, shape up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerdevelop

Mere specifikke termerclimb, leapfrog

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)retrogress, regress, retrograde

8. advance (om ændring) develop further

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe are advancing technology every day.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerameliorate, amend, better, improve, meliorate

9. advance (om adfærd) give a promotion to or assign to a higher position

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningJohn was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired.
Women tend not to advance in the major law firms.
I got promoted after many years of hard work.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)elevate, kick upstairs, promote, raise, upgrade

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerassign, delegate, depute, designate

Mere specifikke termerbrevet, bring up, ennoble, entitle, favor, favour, gentle, prefer, spot promote, tenure

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)demote, kick downstairs, relegate, bump, break

10. advance (om forhold) pay in advance

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCan you advance me some money?.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey advance the money to them , They advance them the money

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody

Mindre specifikke termerlend, loan

11. advance (om bevægelse) move forward

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe have to advance clocks and watches when we travel eastward.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)set ahead

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerset

12. advance (om ændring) rise in rate or price

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe stock market gained 24 points today.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe stock market is going to advance

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gain

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerclimb, mount, rise, wax

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