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abanse [a.ban.si.] : advance (v.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: avance: advance ]
Synonyms: abante; uswag

Derivatives of abanse

n. (event)1. advance, progress, progressiona movement forward.; "he listened for the progress of the troops"
~ change of location, travela movement through space that changes the location of something.
~ headway, headforward movement.; "the ship made little headway against the gale"
n. (event)2. advance, betterment, improvementa change for the better; progress in development.
~ resurgence, revitalisation, revitalization, revival, revivificationbringing again into activity and prominence.; "the revival of trade"; "a revival of a neglected play by Moliere"; "the Gothic revival in architecture"
~ elaboration, refinementthe result of improving something.; "he described a refinement of this technique"
~ transformation, shift, transmutationa qualitative change.
~ accommodation, adjustment, fittingmaking or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances.
~ conservation, preservationan occurrence of improvement by virtue of preventing loss or injury or other change.
~ recoveryreturn to an original state.; "the recovery of the forest after the fire was surprisingly rapid"
n. (communication)3. advance, approach, feeler, overturea tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others.; "she rejected his advances"
~ proffer, proposition, suggestiona proposal offered for acceptance or rejection.; "it was a suggestion we couldn't refuse"
n. (act)4. advance, advancement, forward motion, onward motion, procession, progress, progressionthe act of moving forward (as toward a goal).
~ movement, move, motionthe act of changing location from one place to another.; "police controlled the motion of the crowd"; "the movement of people from the farms to the cities"; "his move put him directly in my path"
~ pushan effort to advance.; "the army made a push toward the sea"
~ career, life historythe general progression of your working or professional life.; "the general had had a distinguished career"; "he had a long career in the law"
~ marcha steady advance.; "the march of science"; "the march of time"
~ clear sailing, easy going, plain sailingeasy unobstructed progress.; "after we solved that problem the rest was plain sailing"
~ leapfrogadvancing as if in the child's game, by leaping over obstacles or competitors.; "the company still believes the chip is a leapfrog in integration and will pay huge dividends"
n. (possession)5. advance, cash advancean amount paid before it is earned.
~ amount, amount of money, sum, sum of moneya quantity of money.; "he borrowed a large sum"; "the amount he had in cash was insufficient"
n. (act)6. advance, riseincrease in price or value.; "the news caused a general advance on the stock market"
~ step-up, increasethe act of increasing something.; "he gave me an increase in salary"
v. (motion)7. advance, go on, march on, move on, pass on, progressmove forward, also in the metaphorical sense.; "Time marches on"
~ go, locomote, move, travelchange location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically.; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
~ forgemove ahead steadily.; "He forged ahead"
~ penetratemake one's way deeper into or through.; "The hikers did not manage to penetrate the dense forest"
~ creep up, sneak upadvance stealthily or unnoticed.; "Age creeps up on you"
~ encroach, impinge, infringeadvance beyond the usual limit.
~ plough on, press on, push oncontinue moving forward.
~ string along, stringmove or come along.
~ overhaul, overtake, passtravel past.; "The sports car passed all the trucks"
~ close in, draw inadvance or converge on.; "The police were closing in on him"
~ edge, inchadvance slowly, as if by inches.; "He edged towards the car"
~ rachet up, ratchet, ratchet downmove by degrees in one direction only.; "a ratcheting lopping tool"
~ elapse, glide by, go by, slide by, slip by, slip away, go along, pass, lapsepass by.; "three years elapsed"
v. (communication)8. advance, throw outbring forward for consideration or acceptance.; "advance an argument"
~ propose, suggest, advisemake a proposal, declare a plan for something.; "the senator proposed to abolish the sales tax"
v. (change)9. advance, boost, superchargeincrease or raise.; "boost the voltage in an electrical circuit"
~ increasemake bigger or more.; "The boss finally increased her salary"; "The university increased the number of students it admitted"
v. (social)10. advance, boost, encourage, further, promotecontribute to the progress or growth of.; "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"
~ connive at, wink atgive one's silent approval to.
~ foster, furtherpromote the growth of.; "Foster our children's well-being and education"
~ spurincite or stimulate.; "The Academy was formed to spur research"
~ helpcontribute to the furtherance of.; "This money will help the development of literacy in developing countries"
~ carrytake further or advance.; "carry a cause"
~ feedsupport or promote.; "His admiration fed her vanity"
~ conduce, contribute, leadbe conducive to.; "The use of computers in the classroom lead to better writing"
~ back up, supportgive moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to.; "She supported him during the illness"; "Her children always backed her up"
v. (motion)11. advance, bring forwardcause to move forward.; "Can you move the car seat forward?"
~ move, displacecause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense.; "Move those boxes into the corner, please"; "I'm moving my money to another bank"; "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"
~ noseadvance the forward part of with caution.; "She nosed the car into the left lane"
v. (competition)12. advance, gain, gain ground, get ahead, make headway, pull ahead, winobtain advantages, such as points, etc..; "The home team was gaining ground"; "After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"
~ stealsteal a base.
~ rack up, score, tally, hitgain points in a game.; "The home team scored many times"; "He hit a home run"; "He hit .300 in the past season"
v. (change)13. advance, come along, come on, get along, get on, progress, shape updevelop in a positive way.; "He progressed well in school"; "My plants are coming along"; "Plans are shaping up"
~ climbimprove one's social status.; "This young man knows how to climb the social ladder"
~ leapfrogprogress by large jumps instead of small increments.
~ developgrow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment.; "A flower developed on the branch"; "The country developed into a mighty superpower"; "The embryo develops into a fetus"; "This situation has developed over a long time"
v. (change)14. advancedevelop further.; "We are advancing technology every day"
~ ameliorate, improve, meliorate, amend, betterto make better.; "The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"
v. (social)15. advance, elevate, kick upstairs, promote, raise, upgradegive a promotion to or assign to a higher position.; "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard work"
~ assign, delegate, designate, deputegive an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person).
~ tenuregive life-time employment to.; "She was tenured after she published her book"
~ bring uppromote from a lower position or rank.; "This player was brought up to the major league"
~ spot promotepromote on the spot.; "Supreme Bishop Digby had been spot-promoted to Archangel"
~ ennoble, gentle, entitlegive a title to someone; make someone a member of the nobility.
~ favor, favour, preferpromote over another.; "he favors his second daughter"
~ brevetpromote somebody by brevet, in the military.
v. (possession)16. advancepay in advance.; "Can you advance me some money?"
~ loan, lendgive temporarily; let have for a limited time.; "I will lend you my car"; "loan me some money"
v. (motion)17. advance, set aheadmove forward.; "we have to advance clocks and watches when we travel eastward"
~ setset to a certain position or cause to operate correctly.; "set clocks or instruments"
v. (change)18. advance, gainrise in rate or price.; "The stock market gained 24 points today"
~ mount, wax, climb, risego up or advance.; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"
adj. 19. advance, beforehandbeing ahead of time or need.; "gave advance warning"; "was beforehand with her report"
~ earlyat or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time.; "early morning"; "an early warning"; "early diagnosis"; "an early death"; "took early retirement"; "an early spring"; "early varieties of peas and tomatoes mature before most standard varieties"
adj. 20. advance, advanced, in advancesituated ahead or going before.; "an advance party"; "at that time the most advanced outpost was still east of the Rockies"
~ frontrelating to or located in the front.; "the front lines"; "the front porch"