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ad·van·ta·geous

advantageous

 
 
pronunciation:
aed vn teI jihs [or] aed vaen teI jihs
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part of speech: adjective
definition: offering benefit, gain, or profit.
Having experience in that particular area put her in an advantageous position.Fluency in another language can be advantageous in the job market.The hotel's being near the new convention center will be extremely advantageous.The fog turned out to be advantageous to the advancing army, making its movement invisible to the enemy.
synonyms:
beneficial, favorable, profitable
antonyms:
detrimental, disadvantageous, unfavorable
similar words:
best, expedient, fruitful, good, helpful, lucrative, opportune, propitious, remunerative, salutary, serviceable, valuable, well
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derivations: advantageously (adv.), advantageousness (n.)