• (America) IPA: /ædˈvæns.mɛnt/ or IPA: /ɛdˈvæns.mɛnt/


  1. The act of advancing, ; promotion to a higher place or dignity
    the advancement of learning
    Synonyms: progression, improvement, furtherance
  2. The state of being advanced
  3. An advance of money or value; payment in advance.
  4. (legal) Property given, usually by a parent to a child, in advance of a future distribution.
Translations Translations
  • French: avancement d'hoirie (inheritance)
  • German: Erbvorbezug (inheritance)
  • Italian: anticipo sull'eredità (inheritance)
  • Spanish: avance de herencia

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