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ad·van·tage

advantage

 
 
pronunciation:
d vaen tihj
phrases:
take advantage of
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a better chance or position; upper hand.
He has the advantage over her in the class election because everyone knows him.
synonyms:
edge
antonyms:
disadvantage
similar words:
lead, preference, superiority
definition 2: the good or benefit that is gained from something.
The advantage of living in the city is that there are so many things to see and do.
synonyms:
benefit
antonyms:
cost, disadvantage, drawback
similar words:
advancement, asset, blessing, boon, gain, good, head start, improvement, positive, profit, use
phrase: take advantage of
derivation: advantaged (adj.)
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