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advancing

verb , present participle of advance

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1 to give to another for temporary use with the understanding that it or a like thing will be returned
  • advanced her some cash with the understanding that the amount would be deducted from her first paycheck
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4 to move higher in rank or position
  • within six months was advanced to the position of head waiter, to the dismay of the waiters who had been there much longer
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5 to set before the mind for consideration
  • let me explain my reasons for advancing this proposal
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6 to move closer to
  • advanced cautiously toward the snarling dog
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