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Advantage vs. Pro

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  • Advantage (noun)

    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."

  • Advantage (noun)

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

  • Advantage (noun)

    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."

  • Advantage (noun)

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

  • Advantage (noun)

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

  • Advantage (noun)

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

  • Advantage (verb)

    to provide (someone) with an advantage, to give an edge to from 15th c.

  • Advantage (verb)

    to do something for one's own benefit; to take advantage of from 16th c.

  • Pro (noun)

    An advantage of something, especially when contrasted with its disadvantages (cons).

    "What are the pros and cons of buying a car?"

  • Pro (noun)

    A person who supports a concept or principle.

  • Pro (noun)

    A professional sportsman.

  • Pro (noun)

    Professional.

    "When it comes to DIY, he's a real pro."

  • Pro (noun)

    A prostitute.

  • Pro (preposition)

    In favor of.

    "He is pro exercise but against physical exertion, quite a conundrum."

  • Pro (adjective)

    Professional.

    "He landed a pro mentorship gig."

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Advantage (noun)

    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.

  • Advantage (noun)

    Superiority; mastery; - with of or over.

  • Advantage (noun)

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

  • Advantage (noun)

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

  • Advantage (noun)

    The first point scored after deuce.

  • Advantage

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

  • Pro (preposition)

    A Latin preposition signifying for, before, forth.

  • Pro (adverb)

    For, on, or in behalf of, the affirmative side; - in contrast with con.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Advantage (noun)

    the quality of having a superior or more favorable position;

    "the experience gave him the advantage over me"

  • Advantage (noun)

    first point scored after deuce

  • Advantage (noun)

    benefit resulting from some event or action;

    "it turned out to my advantage"

    "reaping the rewards of generosity"

  • Advantage (verb)

    give an advantage to;

    "This system advantages the rich"

  • Pro (noun)

    an athlete who plays for pay

  • Pro (noun)

    an argument in favor of a proposal

  • Pro (adjective)

    in favor of (an action or proposal etc.);

    "a pro vote"

  • Pro (adverb)

    on the affirmative side

Princeton's WordNet

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