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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. advance: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. advance: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. advance: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. advance: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. advance: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. advance, advance, advance: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Advance, advance: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. advance: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. advance: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. advance: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. advance: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. advance: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. advance: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. advance: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Advance, advance: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. advance: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Advance (album), Advance (company), Advance (horse), Advance (trade union): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. advance: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. advance: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. advance: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. advance: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. advance: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. advance: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. advance: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. advance: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. advance: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  27. advance: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  28. Advance: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  29. Advance: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. ADVANCE: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]
  2. Advance: Movie Terminology Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (12 matching dictionaries)
  1. Advance: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. advance: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. advance: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  4. advance: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  5. advance: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  6. ADVANCE: Accounting Glossary [home, info]
  7. advance: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  8. Advance: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  9. advance: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  10. advance: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  11. Advance: Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary [home, info]
  12. advance: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Advance: Game Dictionary [home, info]
  2. advance: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. advance: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. advance: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. ADVANCE: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. ADVANCE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. ADVANCE: Masonic Dictionary [home, info]
  4. ADVANCE: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  5. advance: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. advance: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. advance, advance: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Advance: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Advance: Glossary of Coal Mining Terms [home, info]
  3. advance: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (advance)

noun:  increase in price or value ("The news caused a general advance on the stock market")
noun:  an amount paid before it is earned
noun:  a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others ("She rejected his advances")
noun:  a change for the better; progress in development
noun:  a movement forward
noun:  the act of moving forward toward a goal
verb:  pay in advance ("Can you advance me some money?")
verb:  develop further
verb:  bring forward for consideration or acceptance ("Advance an argument")
verb:  rise in rate or price
verb:  move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
verb:  cause to move forward
verb:  move forward ("We have to advance clocks and watches when we travel eastward")
verb:  contribute to the progress or growth of
verb:  increase or raise
verb:  obtain advantages, such as points, etc.
verb:  give a promotion to or assign to a higher position ("Women tend not to advance in the major law firms")
verb:  develop in a positive way

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Words similar to advance:   progress, advanced, advancement, advancer, advancing, approach, beforehand, betterment, boost, elevate, encourage, feeler, further, gain, improvement, overture, progression, promote, raise, rise, more...

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