10 examples of advance
to advance the ripening of fruit; to advance one's interests.
to advance an argument
a merchant advances money on a contract or on goods consigned to him
to advance the price of goods
he advanced to greet me
to advance in knowledge, in stature, in years, in price
an advance in health, knowledge, or religion; an advance in rank or office.
an advance on the prime cost of goods
an advance guard, or that before the main guard or body of an army; advance payment, or that made before it is due; advance proofs, advance sheets, pages of a forthcoming volume, received in advance of the time of publication.
Plans are shaping up