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Definition of the adjective advancing

What does advancing mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. moving forward
    • examples: The army was advancing in the wrong direction. | I am afraid we are advancing in the wrong direction. | Its business is advancing quite well. | The fun thing about this job is that the technology is continually advancing so it continues to be stimulating. | Press freedom is advancing.
    • synonyms of advancing: forward / forward-moving
    • similar: progressive


Advancing is a glacier status.

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Google previewDictionary of Aviation (1911)

by Robert Morris Pierce

advancing edge, an edge which advances or precedes another; the front edge of a sustainingsplane or other aerofoil ; the leading edge : the epposit of following edge. following edge , ...

Google previewThe Sound Advice Encyclopedia of Voice-Over & the Business of Being A Working Talent (2014)

by Kate McClanaghan

7: Advancing. Technology. “All art relies on technology—whether it be a proscenium arch or what have you. We are constantly bumping up against it, evolving technology in a way to convey our art. [Ultimately, technology] changes the ...

Google previewConsumer Survival (2013)

An Encyclopedia of Consumer Rights, Safety, and Protection by Wendy Reiboldt

Advancing the Consumer Interest through Research The CFA conducts research in a variety of important topics affecting consumers. These topics include communications, consumer protection and privacy, energy, financial services, food and ...

Google previewDictionary of the First World War (2007)

by Stephen Pope, Elizabeth-Anne Wheal

General SAMSONOV's Second Army had been advancing ...

Google previewSimiles Dictionary (2013)

by Elyse Sommer

HABIT ~39 ADMIRATION See: FLATTERY, WORDS OF PRAISE ~39 ADULTERY See: MARRIAGE ~39 ADVANCING See Also: ENTRANCES AND EXITS, MOVEMENT(S) Advanced like armies —Anon This simile is used to describeforward ...

Google previewThe American and English Encyclopaedia of Law (1905)

by David Shephard Garland, James Cockcroft, Lucius Polk McGehee, Charles Porterfield

Payment of taxes by mortgagee or other incumbrancer, 27– 265 Persons advancing money to pay off incumbrance, see infra, Persons interested in encumbered estates. Purchaser of equity of redemption, see infra, ...

Google previewDictionary, Dreams-Signs-Symbols (2014)

The Source Code (The Ultimate Spiritual Guide to Dream Interpretation) by KAYA

isan energy resourcethat facilitates advancing, butwhich, sooner orlater,must be replacedbyahealthier form ofenergy that is more environmentally friendly, safer, equitableandsustainable. Lackofgas(petrol) ...

Google previewHorseman's Veterinary Encyclopedia, Revised and Updated (2005)

by Equine Research

Advancing keratoma. This cylindrical growth begins at the coronet and advances down . 2–36. Advancing keratoma. This cylindrical growth begins at the coronet and advances down . 2–36. Advancing keratoma. This cylindrical growth begins ...

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The man whose acquisitions stick is the man who is always achieving and advancing whilst his neighbors, spending most of their time in relearning what they once knew but have forgotten, simply hold their own. (William James)
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Scrabble value of A1D2V4A1N1C3I1N1G2

The value of this 9-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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