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advancing

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  • verbmove something forward, often quickly
  • verbpromote or propose an idea
  • verbgive money beforehand
  • verbincrease in amount, number, or position
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Synonyms for advancing

verb move something forward, often quickly

Antonyms for advancing

  • hinder
  • cease
  • halt
  • hold
  • keep
  • retard
  • stop
  • back down
  • decrease
  • hesitate
  • recede
  • retreat
  • retrogress
  • take back
  • turn
  • withdraw
  • yield
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to advancing

aggressive

adjective. belligerent, hostile
  • advancing
  • antipathetic
  • assailing
  • attacking
  • barbaric
  • bellicose
  • combative
  • contentious
  • destructive
  • disruptive
  • disturbing
  • encroaching
  • hawkish
  • intruding
  • intrusive
  • invading
  • martial
  • militant
  • offensive
  • pugnacious
  • quarrelsome
  • rapacious
  • threatening
  • warlike
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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