Definitions for advancementædˈvæns mənt, -ˈvɑns-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. promotion, furtherance, advancement(noun)

    encouragement of the progress or growth or acceptance of something

  2. progress, progression, procession, advance, advancement, forward motion, onward motion(noun)

    the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)

  3. advancement, progress(noun)

    gradual improvement or growth or development

    "advancement of knowledge"; "great progress in the arts"

Wiktionary

  1. advancement(Noun)

    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.

  2. advancement(Noun)

    An advance of money or value; payment in advance.

  3. advancement(Noun)

    Property given, usually by a parent to a child, in advance of a future distribution.

  4. Origin: avancement, avancement. See advance.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Advancement(verb)

    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

  2. Advancement(verb)

    an advance of money or value; payment in advance. See Advance, 5

  3. Advancement(verb)

    property given, usually by a parent to a child, in advance of a future distribution

  4. Advancement(verb)

    settlement on a wife, or jointure

  5. Origin: [OE. avancement, F. avancement. See Advance, v. t.]

Freebase

  1. Advancement

    Handles Alumni

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of advancement in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of advancement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. The Turkish official:

    They are escaping coalition bombardments as well as YPG advancement.

  2. H. G. Wells:

    The path of social advancement is, and must be, strewn with broken friendships.

  3. Kyrk Storer:

    The deployment of a zero day highlights potential advancement by cyber criminals.

  4. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.

  5. Daniel Kurtzer:

    People whose lives are getting worse, who may not have any pathways to economic advancement.

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