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advantageous

adjective ad·van·ta·geous \ˌad-ˌvan-ˈtā-jəs, -vən-\

: helpful or favorable : giving an advantage to someone

Full Definition of ADVANTAGEOUS

:  giving an advantage :  favorable <an advantageous opportunity>
ad·van·ta·geous·ly adverb
ad·van·ta·geous·ness noun
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Examples of ADVANTAGEOUS

  1. Her experience placed her in an advantageous position to apply for the job.
  2. <a trade agreement that is advantageous to both countries>

First Known Use of ADVANTAGEOUS

1593
ADVANTAGEOUSLY Defined for Kids

advantageous

adjective ad·van·ta·geous \ˌad-vən-ˈtā-jəs, -ˌvan-\

Definition of ADVANTAGEOUS for Kids

:  giving a benefit especially that others do not have :  giving an advantage <A college degree is advantageous when job hunting.>
ad·van·ta·geous·ly adverb

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