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Another word for advance

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Verb
  1. To go forward, especially toward a conclusion

    See also:

    approach

  2. To state, as an idea, for consideration

    See also:

    offer

  3. To cause to move forward or upward, as toward a goal

  4. To raise in rank

      1. To raise to a higher grade or standard:
      2. To replace (a software program) with a more recently released, enhanced version.
      3. To replace (a hardware device) with one that provides better performance.
      1. To move to a higher position; elevate:
      2. To set in an upright or erect position:
      3. To erect or build:
      1. To raise to a more important or responsible job or rank.
      2. To advance (a student) to the next higher grade.
      3. To contribute to the progress or growth of; further.
      1. To propel oneself upward or over a distance in single quick motion or series of such motions.
      2. To move suddenly and in one motion:
      3. To move involuntarily, as in surprise:
      1. To move (something) to a higher place or position from a lower one; lift.
      2. To increase the amount or intensity of:
      3. To promote to a higher rank.
    See also:

    rise

  5. To attain a higher status, rank, or condition

      1. To assume a standing position after lying, sitting, or kneeling.
      2. To get out of bed:
      3. To move from a lower to a higher position; ascend:
      1. To climb or ascend:
      2. To place oneself upon; get up on:
      3. To climb onto (a female) for copulation. Used of male animals.
      1. To move upward, especially by using the hands and feet:
      2. To move in a specified direction by using the hands and feet:
      3. To engage in the activity or sport of mountain climbing.
      1. To go or move upward; rise:
      2. To slope upward:
      3. To rise from a lower level or station; advance:
  6. To supply (money), especially on credit

      1. An instance of lending:
      2. A sum of money that is lent, usually with an interest fee:
      3. The agreement or contract specifying the terms and conditions of the repayment of such a sum.
      1. To give or allow the use of temporarily on the condition that the same or its equivalent will be returned.
      2. To provide (money) temporarily on condition that the amount borrowed be returned, usually with an interest fee.
      3. To make available for another's use:
    See also:

    give

Noun
  1. Forward movement

  2. The amount by which something is increased

      1. To assume a standing position after lying, sitting, or kneeling.
      2. To get out of bed:
      3. To move from a lower to a higher position; ascend:
      1. To move to a higher position; elevate:
      2. To set in an upright or erect position:
      3. To erect or build:
      1. To propel oneself upward or over a distance in single quick motion or series of such motions.
      2. To move suddenly and in one motion:
      3. To move involuntarily, as in surprise:
      1. The process of increasing in number, size, quantity, or extent.
      2. Something added or gained:
      3. A slight, often barely perceptible augmentation.
      1. To become greater or larger.
      2. To multiply; reproduce.
      3. To make greater or larger.
      1. To go on an extended walk for pleasure or exercise.
      2. To rise, especially to rise upward out of place:
      3. To increase or raise in amount, especially abruptly:
      1. To raise or lift by pushing up from below.
      2. To increase; raise:
      3. To assist in further development or progress:
    See also:

    increase

  3. A preliminary action intended to elicit a favorable response.

    See also:

    approach

Adjective
  1. Going before

    See also:

    precede

Another word for advance

Noun
  1. The act of moving forward

      1. To come near or nearer, as in space or time:
      2. To make an approach, as in golf.
      3. To come or go near or nearer to:
      1. The act or process of changing position or place.
      2. A meaningful or expressive change in the position of the body or a part of the body; a gesture.
      3. Active operation:
      1. Movement or change from one member of a continuous series to the next:
      2. A continuous series; a sequence:
      3. A series of numbers or quantities in which there is always the same relation between each quantity and the one succeeding it.
    See also:

    progress

  2. Improvement

    See also:

    improvement

  3. Increase

      1. To raise or lift by pushing up from below.
      2. To increase; raise:
      3. To assist in further development or progress:
      1. Forward or onward movement, as toward a destination:
      2. Development, advancement, or improvement, as toward a goal:
      3. A ceremonial journey made by a sovereign through his or her realm.
      1. To assume a standing position after lying, sitting, or kneeling.
      2. To get out of bed:
      3. To move from a lower to a higher position; ascend:
    See also:

    increase

  4. Loan

    See also:

    loan

  5. Suggestion; usually plural

      1. The act of proposing.
      2. A plan that is proposed.
      3. An offer of marriage.
      1. To come near or nearer, as in space or time:
      2. To make an approach, as in golf.
      3. To come or go near or nearer to:
      1. An instrumental composition intended especially as an introduction to an extended work, such as an opera or oratorio.
      2. A similar orchestral work intended for independent concert performance.
      3. An introductory section or part, as of a poem; a prelude.
Verb
  1. To move forward

  2. To cause to move forward

      1. To push, propel, or press onward forcibly; urge forward:
      2. To repulse or put to flight by force or influence:
      3. To guide, control, or direct (a vehicle).
      1. To cause to move forward or onward.
      2. To cause to develop or progress:
      1. To throw or propel with force; hurl:
      2. To set or thrust (a self-propelled craft or projectile) in motion:
      3. To put (a boat) into the water in readiness for use.
    See also:

    push

  3. To propose

    See also:

    propose

  4. To promote

    See also:

    promote

  5. To promote in rank or station

    See also:

    promote

  6. To accelerate

    See also:

    hasten

  7. To lend

    See also:

    lend

  8. To pay

    See also:

    pay

  9. To improve