Advantage in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Advantage

(transitive) to provide (someone) with an advantage, to give an edge to [from 15th c.] | (reflexive) to do something for one's own benefit; to take advantage of [from 16th c.] | (countable) Any condition, circumstance, opportunity or means, particularly favorable to success, or to any desired end.

Short Example Sentence for Advantage

  • 1. Of what advantage is it to be wise! 🔊
  • 2. He felt his importance, and took advantage of it. 🔊
  • 3. Moreover, it had one real advantage over my own bedroom. 🔊
  • 4. What's of advantage to us? 🔊
  • 5. I joyfully take advantage of this opportunity to address you. 🔊
  • 6. On the contrary, she let me take advantage of her willingness. 🔊
  • 7. Let us observe what is the advantage of this arrangement over the case of Fig. 🔊
  • 8. For I see nothing of advantage to you, Or in the message, or myself. 🔊
  • 9. I take advantage of a moment's leisure to-day to answer your letter. 🔊

How to use Advantage in Sentence?

  • 1. This device has the advantage of automatically following the operator in her movements. 🔊
  • 2. In his dress he showed off to advantage the half military and half savage costume. 🔊
  • 3. I noticed that gradually in small ways she began to take advantage of our good-nature. 🔊
  • 4. Very well, in this regard no good outfit can claim any advantage over a bad one. 🔊
  • 5. He took advantage of this last trip to loot the post of all the funds he could lay hands on. 🔊
  • 6. It did not look, at the moment, as if we were ever destined to have the advantage of any one. 🔊
  • 7. It was a great advantage to him that he had Vincent to act as guide and adviser. 🔊
  • 8. Thus the bells are attuned for easy starting, a great advantage over the under-tuned system. 🔊
  • 9. Miss Seymour meantime took every advantage of the opportunities her new line of life afforded. 🔊
  • 10. Who am her mother, should betray this spirit, Granting the match were of advantage to us? 🔊
  • 11. That is the advantage of living in a place like Canea where M. Malatachi, who is a judge, Sig. 🔊
  • 12. This type of cell has the advantage of a somewhat lower internal resistance than the standard form just described. 🔊
  • 13. This is a distinct advantage and frequently a combination of the two kinds of insulation results in a superior wire. 🔊
  • 14. In the matter of heat-resisting properties the enameled wire possesses a great advantage over silk and cotton. 🔊
  • 15. He told her that he had sent us to look for it, and that we had taken advantage of the opportunity to rob the paymaster. 🔊
  • 16. The freedom of metal-block arresters from dust troubles gives them a large economical advantage over carbon. 🔊
  • 17. He took advantage of the first pause of the Neapolitan to catch hold again of the thread of the conversation. 🔊
  • 18. He took advantage of my being stunned to rifle me of my watch and whatever valuables I had about my person. 🔊
  • 19. They had the advantage in position and numbers, but Guitar had the advantage in having a couple of pieces of artillery. 🔊
  • 20. The qualities of electromagnets and lamps in these respects are used to advantage by the lamp signal arrangement shown in Fig. 🔊
  • 21. I took advantage of their halting at this spot, drew forth a quire of drawing-paper, and began to sketch the features of the landscape. 🔊
  • 22. Ralph insisted, taking advantage of the halt to swarm up over the wheel-hub, and to get his white apron covered with wagon-grease. 🔊
  • 23. She was never discouraged by the magnitude of the tasks I set her, nor did she ever take advantage of my dependence upon her. 🔊
  • 24. This impedance-coil method seems to present the advantage of greater simplicity over the repeating-coil method shown in Fig. 🔊
  • 25. I took advantage of my freedom to sit up in bed, toss my hair from my forehead, and clasping my knees with my arms, to rock myself and think. 🔊
  • 26. She felt herself to be the intellectual equal of her husband, and she was not long in improving the advantage she possessed of not caring anything about him. 🔊
  • 27. The advantage of being able to remove the hook switch bodily from the other portions arises mainly in connection with the shipment or transportation of instruments. 🔊
  • 28. Apafi took advantage of this momentary fainting fit, plucked up his courage, left his wife, and joined the Aga with streaming eyes. 🔊
  • 29. Such sets are extremely neat in appearance and have the advantage of taking up little room on the wall and the commercial advantage of being light and compact for shipping purposes. 🔊
  • 30. The splendid scenery is viewed to advantage from a platform of the foremost railway carriage, the train being pushed up the mountains by an engine in the rear. 🔊
  • 31. The fact alone that our men are better found and better fed than the enemy gives them an advantage over and above their three-to-one equivalent of the individual kind. 🔊