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 Sentences 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 Sentences?

  • 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 is a distinct advantage and frequently a combination of the two kinds of insulation results in a superior wire. 🔊
  • 13. This type of cell has the advantage of a somewhat lower internal resistance than the standard form just described. 🔊
  • 14. 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. 🔊
  • 15. The freedom of metal-block arresters from dust troubles gives them a large economical advantage over carbon. 🔊
  • 16. In the matter of heat-resisting properties the enameled wire possesses a great advantage over silk and cotton. 🔊
  • 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. Ralph insisted, taking advantage of the halt to swarm up over the wheel-hub, and to get his white apron covered with wagon-grease. 🔊
  • 22. 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. 🔊
  • 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. 🔊