increase in price or value: "the news caused a general advance on the stock market"
move forward, also in the metaphorical sense.
- "Our plans are steadily advancing."
- "The stock market advanced 24 points today."
bring forward for consideration or acceptance
- "advance an argument"
- lyfta fram
- "People in a variety of fields have advanced the cause of human rights."
- "I believe we can advance the deadline by one week."
- "We are advancing technology every day"