Meaning of ADVANCEMENT in English

ADVANCEMENT

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

career development/advancement/progression

A good job offers a programme of training and career development.

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

career

The next highest figures were 17 percent who put benefits above wages, and another 17 percent who preferred career advancement opportunities.

economic

Money thus facilitates trade and specialisation, two key conditions for the economic advancement of any society or nation.

This programme aims to promote economic and social advancement and to encourage reconciliation between the two traditions.

The absence of the Lesothan men creates further opportunity for Lesothan economic advancement .

social

It was the major enabler for social mobility and advancement .

Jobs became the stepping-stones for social advancement and personal fulfillment.

This programme aims to promote economic and social advancement and to encourage reconciliation between the two traditions.

technological

I do know that I don't go along with the belief that the Soviets always trail the West in technological advancement .

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Many people are forced to move from one city to another in search of better jobs or career advancement .

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Chances of advancement are good although you may have to move agencies to get it.

Eliza does marry for her advancement , after all, but does not sacrifice her self-respect to do so.

Far more career plans reflected concerns for acquiring the strategy and related client skills so essential to advancement within the firm.

Friendship has a lot more to do with hiring and advancement .

He also promotes his staff according to merit, rather than by pursuing the traditional path of steady, age-linked advancement .

However, formal education is usually necessary for advancement .

Without collective advancement there can be no genuine individual advancement, but only uprooting.

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