advance on

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of advance on

: to approach usually in order to attack
  • Enemy soldiers are advancing on the city.

Word by Word Definitions

advance play
  1. : to accelerate the growth or progress of

  2. : to bring or move forward

  3. : to raise to a higher rank

  1. : a moving forward

  2. : progress in development

  3. : a progressive step : improvement

  1. : made, sent, or furnished ahead of time

  2. : going or situated before


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