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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ad-vuh n-tey-juh s]
    • /ˌæd vənˈteɪ dʒəs/
    • /ˌæd.vænˈteɪ.dʒəs/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad-vuh n-tey-juh s]
    • /ˌæd vənˈteɪ dʒəs/

Definitions of advantageously word

  • adjective advantageously providing an advantage; furnishing convenience or opportunity; favorable; profitable; useful; beneficial: an advantageous position; an advantageous treaty. 1
  • noun advantageously In a manner which provides an advantage; in an advantageous manner. 1

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Origin of advantageously

First appearance:

before 1590
One of the 37% oldest English words
1590-1600; advantage + -ous; compare French avantageux, Italian avantaggioso

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Parts of speech for Advantageously


advantageously popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 73% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

advantageously usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for advantageously

adv advantageously

  • greatly — in or to a great degree; much: greatly improved in health.
  • honorably — in accordance with or characterized by principles of honor; upright: They were all honorable men.
  • sincerely — free of deceit, hypocrisy, or falseness; earnest: a sincere apology.
  • attractive — A person who is attractive is pleasant to look at.
  • creditably — bringing or deserving credit, honor, reputation, or esteem.

adverb advantageously

  • valuably — having considerable monetary worth; costing or bringing a high price: a valuable painting; a valuable crop.
  • helpfully — giving or rendering aid or assistance; of service: Your comments were very helpful.
  • strategically — pertaining to, characterized by, or of the nature of strategy: strategic movements.
  • lucrative — profitable; moneymaking; remunerative: a lucrative business.
  • economically — in a thrifty or frugal manner; with economy.

Antonyms for advantageously

adv advantageously

  • worst — in ill health; sick: He felt badly.

adverb advantageously

  • unfavorably — not favorable; contrary; adverse: an unfavorable wind.

noun advantageously

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