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Advancing

Pronunciation of Advancing
/ɐdvˈansɪŋ/, /ɐdvˈansɪŋ/, /ɐ_d_v_ˈa_n_s_ɪ_ŋ/

Antonyms for advancing:

regressive, retreating.

Synonyms for advancing:

Sense 1

incoming, onrushing, inwards, thither, whereto, en route, oncoming, thence, inbound, inward.

Sense 2

along, direct.

Sense 3

ahead, Into, Toward, directly, across.

Sense 4

down, in.

Sense 5

From.

Sense 6

up.

Sense 9

around.

accommodation

loan.

climbing

rising.

ongoing

continuing.

ripening

Maturing.

Other synonyms and related words:

direct, continuing, From, onrushing, forward, oncoming, down, incoming, Into, directly, across, forward-moving, inwards, Maturing, en route, progressive, rising, around, along, onward, Toward, inbound, in, ahead, thence, cultural, up, approaching, thither, underway.

all (adjective)

forward, forward-moving.

approaching (adjective)

Looming, converging, closing, proximate, Nearing, coming, forthcoming, expected, nearby, impending, approaching, near, imminent.

cultural (adjective)

expanding.

educational (adjective)

cultural.

moving (adjective)

underway.

ongoing (adjective)

continuing.

Sense 1 (noun)

ahead, direct, up, oncoming, Into, across.

advancing (noun)

forward-moving, progressive, forward, onward.

approaching (verb)

impending, closing, Gaining, approaching, Nearing, converging, accessing, coming, Looming.

benefiting (verb)

favoring, Availing, helping, contributing, doing good, serving, bettering, Assisting.

expediting (verb)

hurrying, Furthering, quickening, hastening, Promoting, Expediting, accelerating, Facilitating.

facilitating (verb)

encouraging, Simplifying, easing, Aiding.

improving (verb)

Elaborating, renovating, Enhancing, Correcting, Progressing, improving, Enriching, Garnishing, refining, Embellishing.

increasing (verb)

increasing, Adding, maximizing, Amplifying, reinforcing, expanding, Enlarging, Elevating, raising, widening, Multiplying, augmenting, lengthening, Magnifying, upgrading, Extending, broadening, Inflating, burgeoning, incrementing, heightening, Boosting, Accruing, growing, fattening.

lending (verb)

letting, Subletting, loaning, Mortgaging, Pawning, Leasing, lending.

offering (verb)

issuing, dealing, Bestowing, Attempting, giving, offering, inviting, Tendering, Citing, Endowing, Submitting, Presenting, Biding, Granting, imparting, rendering, Quoting.

progressing (verb)

proceeding.

Usage examples for advancing:

  • Then a party of officers rode forward, and two Turkish horsemen were seen advancing. - "In the Track of the Troops", R.M. Ballantyne.
  • Then through the large French window he too saw the advancing form. - "The Case of Richard Meynell", Mrs. Humphrey Ward.
  • The old man is seen advancing into the room. - "Pélléas and Mélisande", Maurice Maeterlinck.

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