Hyphenation of advance

Wondering how to hyphenate the English word advance? This word can be hyphenated and contains 2 syllables as shown below.


Definitions of advance:

A movement forward
He listened for the progress of the troops
A change for the better
Progress in development
A tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others
She rejected his advances
The act of moving forward (as toward a goal)
An amount paid before it is earned
Increase in price or value
The news caused a general advance on the stock market
Move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
Time marches on
Bring forward for consideration or acceptance
Advance an argument
Increase or raise
Boost the voltage in an electrical circuit
Contribute to the progress or growth of
I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom
Cause to move forward
Can you move the car seat forward?
Obtain advantages, such as points, etc.
The 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
Develop in a positive way
He progressed well in school My plants are coming along Plans are shaping up
Develop further
We are advancing technology every day
Give a promotion to or assign to a higher position
John 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
Pay in advance
Can you advance me some money?
Move forward
We have to advance clocks and watches when we travel eastward
Rise in rate or price
The stock market gained 24 points today
Being ahead of time or need
Gave advance warning Was beforehand with her report
Situated ahead or going before
An advance party At that time the most advanced outpost was still east of the Rockies

Synonyms of advance:

adj beforehand, early
adj advanced, in advance, front
noun progress, progression, change of location, travel
noun improvement, betterment, transformation, transmutation, shift
noun overture, approach, feeler, suggestion, proposition, proffer
noun progress, progression, procession, advancement, forward motion, onward motion, motion, movement, move
nouncash advance, sum, sum of money, amount, amount of money
noun rise, increase, step-up
verb progress, pass on, move on, march on, go on, travel, go, move, locomote
verbthrow out, propose, suggest, advise
verb boost, supercharge, increase
verb promote, boost, further, encourage, support, back up
verbbring forward, move, displace
verb gain, win, pull ahead, make headway, get ahead, gain ground
verb progress, come on, come along, get on, get along, shape up, develop
verb better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate
verb promote, upgrade, kick upstairs, raise, elevate, delegate, designate, depute, assign
verb lend, loan
verbset ahead, set
verb gain, wax, mount, climb, rise

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