Meaning of ADVANCEMENT in English

ADVANCEMENT

noun

1.

the act of raising or the status of being raised in grade, rank, or dignity

his advancement in his profession was rapid

Synonyms: elevation, preference, preferment, prelation, promotion, upgrading

Related Word: aggrandizement, dignification, magnification, raising, uplifting

Contrasted words: demotion, downgrading, reduction

Antonyms: degradation

2.

Synonyms: advance 2, anabasis, headway, march, ongoing, proficiency, progress

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