Any condition, circumstance, opportunity or means, particularly favorable to success, or to any desired end. (noun)
Superiority; mastery; â€” used with of to specify its nature or with over to specify the other party. (noun)
Superiority of state, or that which gives it; benefit; gain; profit; as, the advantage of a good constitution. (noun)
The score where one player wins a point after deuce but needs the next too to carry the game. (noun)
The continuation of the game after a foul against the attacking team, because the attacking team are in a advantageous position. (noun)
Examples of word advantage
It is true that the advantage or benefit of insurance does not consist in adding anything to the wealth of a company, but only consists in drawing from the premiums paid into its treasury by the policy holders generally, to meet each death claim which arises; or can only be called an _advantage of distribution_, or process of collecting aid from the living members, to assist the representatives or dependents of the deceased ones; but it is not the less on this account an advantage worth _same expense_ in securing.
The main advantage is immediate recognition of the problem so that it can be solved before it grows worse.
Their main advantage is that another group has expressed interest in the Hyatt for Labor Day weekend 2012 and will be making a decision within a very few months.
Its main advantage is the authentic separation from anything else in the category.
The main advantage is that each participating computer has a local copy of the sync'd files for offline access.