verb (advantag, ing)
- Any condition, circumstance, opportunity, or means, particularly favorable to success, or to any desired end; benefit; as, the enemy had the advantage of a more elevated position.
- Superiority; mastery; — with of or over.
- Superiority of state, or that which gives it; benefit; gain; profit; as, the advantage of a good constitution.
- (tennis) The score where one player wins a point after deuce
Etymology: avantage, avauntage, avantage, from avant before. See advance, and confer vantage.
- To provide with an advantage.
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