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advantage

noun

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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

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2 a thing that helps
  • had all the advantages of being born into a wealthy and powerful family

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advantage

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of advantage (Entry 2 of 2)

to provide with something useful or desirable
  • there's no question that that bicycle racer was significantly advantaged by a great set of genes

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The first known use of advantage was in the 15th century

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“Advantage.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/advantage. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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