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advantaged

adjective

Simple Definition of advantaged

  • : having or providing the things (such as money and education) that are considered necessary for a good position in society : having or providing advantages over other people

Full Definition of advantaged

  1. :  having or providing an advantage and especially a social or financial advantage over others <an advantaged position> <advantaged children>

Examples of advantaged

  1. He comes from an advantaged community.



1950

First Known Use of advantaged

1950


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