What does vantage mean?

Definitions for vantageˈvæn tɪdʒ, ˈvɑn-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vantage(noun)

    place or situation affording some advantage (especially a comprehensive view or commanding perspective)

  2. advantage, vantage(noun)

    the quality of having a superior or more favorable position

    "the experience gave him the advantage over me"


  1. Vantage(n.)

    A position offering a superior view of a scene or situation; -- used literally and figuratively; as, from the vantage of hindsight; also called vantage point.

  2. Origin: [Aphetic form of OE. avantage, fr. F. avantage. See Advantage.]


  1. vantage(Noun)

    An advantage.

  2. vantage(Noun)

    A place or position affording a good view; a vantage point.

  3. Origin: From vantage, by apheresis from advantage; see advantage.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vantage(noun)

    superior or more favorable situation or opportunity; gain; profit; advantage

  2. Vantage(noun)

    the first point after deuce

  3. Vantage(verb)

    to profit; to aid

  4. Origin: [Aphetic form of OE. avantage, fr. F. avantage. See Advantage.]


  1. Vantage

    Vantage is a census-designated place in Kittitas County, Washington, United States. The population was 70 at the 2000 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vantage

    van′tāj, n. advantage: in lawn-tennis, same as advantage: (Shak.) opportunity, convenience, excess, addition.—v.i. (Spens.) to benefit, profit.—ns. Van′tage-ground, -point, superiority of place, opportunity, &c.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vantage in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vantage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Greg Fleming:

    From my vantage point, yes, I do think they'll go in September.

  2. Francis Bacon:

    No pleasure is comparable to the standing upon the vantage ground of Truth.

  3. Scott Richardson:

    I use it mostly to take pictures from vantage points that you couldn't get any other way.

  4. Henry David Thoreau:

    None can be an impartial or wise observer of human life but from the vantage ground of what we should call voluntary poverty.

  5. James Comey:

    From my vantage, the morale in the FBI was very high, and I can attest because of the high esteem and respect that people in the FBI had and still have for Jim Comey.

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