Definitions of advancement

  1. The act of advancing, or the state of being advanced; progression; improvement; furtherance; promotion to a higher place or dignity; as, the advancement of learning. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. An advance of money or value; payment in advance. See Advance, 5. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Property given, usually by a parent to a child, in advance of a future distribution. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Settlement on a wife, or jointure. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Furtherance; progress; promotion. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. Promotion: improvement: payment of money in advance. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. An advancing; furtherance; promotion. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. The act of advancing; the state of being advanced; promotion; the payment of money in advance; money advanced. Provision of a parent for a child by gift of property during the parent's life, to which the child would be entitled, as heir, after the parent's death. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. The act of moving forward; a step in rank or promotion. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for advancement

  1. Some of the proofs of its advancement may be briefly noticed. – The Sea-Kings of Crete by James Baikie
  2. Wetter could give her nothing, from William Adolphus she had already gained the advancement which it was in his power to secure for her. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope