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1. advantageous

adjective. ['ˌædvənˈteɪdʒəs'] giving an advantage.

Synonyms

  • good
  • discriminatory
  • positive
  • profitable
  • expedient
  • opportune
  • preferential
  • plus

Antonyms

  • disadvantageous
  • inopportune
  • unprofitable
  • disobedient

Etymology

  • -ous (English)
  • advantage (English)
  • avantage (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Advantageous

  • contagious
  • outrageous
  • courageous

How do you pronounce advantageous?

Pronounce advantageous as ˌædvənˈteɪʤəs.

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Sentences with advantageous


1. Adjective
Ellipticals also have stationary handle bars, which is advantageous to those who have upper body joint problems.

Quotes about advantageous


1. What is morally wrong can never be advantageous, even when it enables you to make some gain that you believe to be to your advantage. The mere act of believing that some wrongful course of action constitutes an advantage is pernicious.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

2. advantageous

adjective. ['ˌædvənˈteɪdʒəs'] appropriate for achieving a particular end; implies a lack of concern for fairness.

Antonyms

  • bad

Etymology

  • -ous (English)
  • advantage (English)
  • avantage (Middle English (1100-1500))
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