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Advantage vs. Advantageousness

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Advantagenoun

(countable) Any condition, circumstance, opportunity or means, particularly favorable to success, or to any desired end.

‘The enemy had the advantage of a more elevated position.’;

Advantageousnessnoun

The state or quality of being advantageous.

Advantagenoun

(obsolete) Superiority; mastery; — used with of to specify its nature or with over to specify the other party.

Advantageousnessnoun

Profitableness.

Advantagenoun

Superiority of state, or that which gives it; benefit; gain; profit

‘the advantage of a good constitution’; ‘Having the faster car is of little advantage.’;

Advantageousnessnoun

the quality of being encouraging or promising of a successful outcome

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Advantagenoun

(tennis) The score where one player wins a point after deuce but needs the next to carry the game.

Advantagenoun

(soccer) The continuation of the game after a foul against the attacking team, because the attacking team are in an advantageous position.

Advantagenoun

Interest of money; increase; overplus (as the thirteenth in the baker's dozen).

Advantageverb

(transitive) to provide (someone) with an advantage, to give an edge to

Advantageverb

(reflexive) to do something for one's own benefit; to take advantage of

Advantagenoun

Any condition, circumstance, opportunity, or means, particularly favorable to success, or to any desired end; benefit; as, the enemy had the advantage of a more elevated position.

‘Give me advantage of some brief discourse.’; ‘The advantages of a close alliance.’;

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Advantagenoun

Superiority; mastery; - with of or over.

‘Lest Satan should get an advantage of us.’;

Advantagenoun

Superiority of state, or that which gives it; benefit; gain; profit; as, the advantage of a good constitution.

Advantagenoun

Interest of money; increase; overplus (as the thirteenth in the baker's dozen).

‘And with advantage means to pay thy love.’;

Advantagenoun

The first point scored after deuce.

Advantageverb

To give an advantage to; to further; to promote; to benefit; to profit.

‘The truth is, the archbishop's own stiffness and averseness to comply with the court designs, advantaged his adversaries against him.’; ‘What is a man advantaged, if he gain the whole world, and lose himself, or be cast away?’;

Advantagenoun

the quality of having a superior or more favorable position;

‘the experience gave him the advantage over me’;

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Advantagenoun

first point scored after deuce

Advantagenoun

benefit resulting from some event or action;

‘it turned out to my advantage’; ‘reaping the rewards of generosity’;

Advantageverb

give an advantage to;

‘This system advantages the rich’;

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