Meaning of ADVANTAGEOUS in English


adj. Function: adjective

1 yielding a profit FF1C; sold on very advantageous terms FF1E;

Synonyms: gainful, good, lucrative, moneymaking, paying, profitable, remunerative, well-paying, worthwhile

Related Words: acceptable, agreeable, desirable, pleasing, satisfactory, satisfying

Idioms: in the black, paying its (own) way

Contrasted Words: disadvantageous, unfavorable, unprofitable; damaging, hurtful


Synonyms: GOOD 1, benefic, beneficial, brave, favorable, favoring, helpful, propitious, toward, useful

Related Words: remedial, salutary; conducive, contributory, implemental, instrumental; advisable, expedient

Contrasted Words: unfavorable; inconvenient; deleterious, detrimental

Antonyms: disadvantageous

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.