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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Advantage  \Ad*van"tage\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Advantaged};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Advantaging}.]  [F.  avantager  fr  avantage.  See 
  {Advance}.] 
  To  give  an  advantage  to  to  further;  to  promote;  to  benefit; 
  to  profit. 
 
  The  truth  is  the  archbishop's  own  stiffness  and 
  averseness  to  comply  with  the  court  designs,  advantaged 
  his  adversaries  against  him  --Fuller. 
 
  What  is  a  man  advantaged,  if  he  gain  the  whole  world, 
  and  lose  himself,  or  be  cast  away?  --Luke  ix  25. 
 
  {To  advantage  one's  self  of},  to  avail  one's  self  of  [Obs.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  advantaged 
  adj  :  blessed  with  advantages;  "she  is  more  advantaged  than  her 
  cousin";  "born  into  the  favored  classes"  [syn:  {favored}] 




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