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advantage
American English: /ədˈvæn(t)ɪdʒ/
British English: /ədˈvɑːntɪdʒ/

Translation of advantage in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 countable (superior factor) she had the advantage of knowing the language
    tenía la ventaja de saber el idioma
    to have an advantage over somebody
    tener ventaja sobre alguien
    her experience gives her an advantage over me
    su experiencia la coloca en una situación de ventaja con respecto a mí
    knowledge of German an advantage
    se valorarán conocimientos de alemán
    Example sentences
    • A set of regulations should also be set up to support academic fields in which Taiwan has advantages or special features.
    • This feature offers distinct advantages over the one-way system, but also at a higher cost.
    • This feature will have advantages for customers in the pharmaceutical industry, where speed is critical.
  • 2 uncountable (gain) it would be to our advantage to wait a while
    nos convendría esperar un poco
    he may find the new situation more to his advantage
    puede ser que la nueva situación le resulte más ventajosa
    to turn something to (one's) advantage
    sacar provecho or partido de algo
    this vase shows off the roses to their best advantage
    las rosas lucen al máximo en este florero
    to take advantage of something
    aprovechar algo
    [pejorative]
    aprovecharse de algo
    she took full advantage of the opportunity
    aprovechó al máximo la oportunidad
    he took advantage of their innocence
    se aprovechó de su inocencia
    to take advantage of somebody (exploit)
    aprovecharse de alguien
    (seduce) [euphemistic] [dated]
    aprovecharse or abusar de alguien [euphemistic] [dated]
  • 3 (in tennis) (no plural) advantage Williams
    ventaja Williams
    Example sentences
    • Henman races to three set points but Udomchoke gets a stay of execution as the Briton lets slip his advantage for deuce.
    • Is it 30 all, deuce, advantage to them or set point to me?

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