advance on

Definition of advance on

  1. :  to approach usually in order to attack <Enemy soldiers are advancing on the city.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to accelerate the growth or progress of

    :  to bring or move forward

    :  to raise to a higher rank

  1. :  a moving forward

    :  progress in development

    :  a progressive step :  improvement

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

    :  going or situated before

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