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: They ... advanced their eyelids. — Shakespeare
*: Ahasueres ... advanced him, and set his seat above all the princes.
*: This, however, was in time evaded by the monarchs, who advanced certain of their own retainers to a level with the ancient peers of the land...
: to advance the ripening of fruit
: to advance ones interests
: to advance an argument
*: Some neer advance a judgment of their own.
: Merchants often advance money on a contract or on goods consigned to them.
: to advance the price of goods
: He rose from his chair and advanced to greet me.
*: greatly advancing his gay chivalry
: an advance in health or knowledge
: an advance in rank or office
*: I shall, with pleasure, make the necessary advances.
*: The account was made up with intent to show what advances had been made.
: an advance on the prime cost of goods
*: [He] made the like advances to the dissenters.
*: As the sun fell, so did our spirits. I had tried to make advances to the girl again; but she would have none of me, and so I was not only thirsty but otherwise sad and downhearted.
: He made an advance payment on the prior shipment to show good faith.
: The advance man came a month before the candidate.
: The scouts found a site for an advance base.