Definitions for advancedædˈvænst, -ˈvɑnst
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word advanced
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
placed ahead or forward:
with one foot advanced.
beyond the beginning, elementary, or intermediate:
a course in advanced mathematics.
far or further along in progress, development, or growth.
of or embodying modern, enlightened, or liberal ideas:
advanced theories of child care.
far along in time:
a person of advanced age.
Origin of advanced:
farther along in physical or mental development
"the child's skeletal age was classified as `advanced'"; "children in the advanced classes in elementary school read far above grade average"
comparatively late in a course of development
"the illness had reached an advanced stage"; "an advanced state of exhaustion"
advanced, forward-looking, innovative, modern(adj)
ahead of the times
"the advanced teaching methods"; "had advanced views on the subject"; "a forward-looking corporation"; "is British industry innovative enough?"
at a higher level in training or knowledge or skill
"an advanced degree"; "an advanced text in physics"; "special seminars for small groups of advanced students at the University"
ahead in development; complex or intricate
"advanced technology"; "a sophisticated electronic control system"
far along in time
"a man of advanced age"; "advanced in years"; "a ripe old age"; "the ripe age of 90"
(of societies) highly developed especially in technology or industry
"advanced societies"; "an advanced country technologically"
advance(a), advanced(a), in advance(p)(adj)
situated ahead or going before
"an advance party"; "at that time the most advanced outpost was still east of the Rockies"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
newest and best
advanced digital technology
at the most difficult level
advanced Biology; an advanced degree
in a late stage of development
an advanced form of cancer
At or close to the state of the art.
Having moved forward in time or space (e.g. advanced ignition timing).
In a late stage of development; greatly developed beyond an initial stage.
Pronounced farther to the front of the vocal tract.
in the van or front
in the front or before others, as regards progress or ideas; as, advanced opinions, advanced thinkers
far on in life or time
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'advanced' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2988
Rank popularity for the word 'advanced' in Adjectives Frequency: #410
Translations for advanced
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
having made a lot of progress; at a high level
an advanced computer course; in the advanced stages of the illness.
- avançadoPortuguese (BR)
- fremskreden; videregående; for viderekomneDanish
- edasijõudnud, kaugele arenenudEstonian
- framhalds-;þróaður, langt kominnIcelandic
- avanzato, avanzataItalian
- pažengęs į priekįLithuanian
- uz priekšu pavirzījies; progresīvs; augstākā līmeņaLatvian
- ke peringkat yg lebih atasMalay
- videregående, for viderekomne; framskredenNorwegian
- dla zaawansowanych, zaawansowanyPolish
- پرمخ تللیPashto
- avancerad, långt framskridenSwedish
- ที่อยู่นำหน้า; ชั้นสูงThai
- ileri, gelişmişTurkish
- 先進的，進階的Chinese (Trad.)
- сучасний; досконалийUkrainian
- ترقی کرناUrdu
- tiến bộVietnamese
- 先进的，高级的Chinese (Simp.)
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