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advantage

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of advantage

  1. 1 the more favorable condition or position in a competition your experience volunteering at the hospital will put you at an advantage when you're applying for a job there Synonyms of advantage better, bulge, catbird seat, drop, edge, high ground, inside track, jump, pull, stead, upper hand, vantage, whip hand Words Related to advantage allowance, head start, lead, leg up, margin, odds, start; ascendancy (also ascendency), command, dominance, mastery, predominance, superiority, supremacy, transcendence, transcendency; precedence, preference, prerogative, privilege, seniority; break, foothold, opportunity; benefit, blessing, boon, felicity, godsend, manna, windfall Phrases coign of vantage Near Antonyms of advantage detriment, stranglehold; disparity, imbalance, inequality, unevenness; disability, failing, impairment, shortcoming; bar, catch, check, clog, crimp, embarrassment, hindrance, hitch, hurdle, impediment, interference, let, manacle, obstacle, obstruction, rub, shackle, stop, trammel; lurch, setback Antonyms of advantage disadvantage, drawback, handicap, liability, minus, penalty, strike

  2. 2 a thing that helps had all the advantages of being born into a wealthy and powerful family Synonyms of advantage help, aid, asset, benefit, boonWords Related to advantage hand, lift, pick-me-up; support, sustenance; blessing, godsend, windfall; recourse, refuge, resort, resourceNear Antonyms of advantage constraint, inhibitor, liability, obstacle, obstruction, restraint, strangleholdAntonyms of advantage disadvantage, drawback, encumbrance, hindrance, impediment, minus


advantage

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of advantage

  1. to provide with something useful or desirable there's no question that that bicycle racer was significantly advantaged by a great set of genes Synonyms of advantage benefit, avail, help, profit, serveWords Related to advantage succeed, work (for); aid, assist; better, improve; content, delight, gladden, gratify, please, satisfy; blessNear Antonyms of advantage hinder, impede; damage, harm, hurt, impair, injure; afflict, distress, upset



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