Synonyms of advance in English:
1 the battalion advanced on Rawlinson's orders the tide was advancing
move forward, proceed, move along, press on, push on, push forward, make progress, make headway, forge on, forge ahead, gain ground, approach, come closer, move closer, move nearer, draw nearer, near
dated draw nigh
7 dated they apologized for advancing the subscription to one guinea per copy See increase (sense 2 of the verb)
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2 the treatment would be a significant medical advance the rapid post-war advance of science
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2 the new weather monitor gives plenty of advance warning
early, previous, prior, beforehand
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