advantage


advantage
ad·van·tage [ədʼvɑ:ntɪʤ, Am -ʼvæ:nt̬ɪʤ] n
1) (benefit) Vorteil m;
she had the twin \advantages of wealth and beauty sie war nicht nur reich, sondern auch schön;
to give sb an \advantage over sb jdm einen Vorteil gegenüber jdm verschaffen;
to have the \advantage of sb (Brit) (form) jdm gegenüber im Vorteil [o überlegen] sein;
to take \advantage of sb (pej) jdn ausnutzen (pej), sich dat jdn zunutze machen;
to take \advantage of sth (approv) etw nutzen;
to turn sth to [one's] \advantage etw zu seinem Vorteil wenden;
to be at an \advantage over sb gegenüber jdm im Vorteil sein;
to be to sb's \advantage für jdn von Vorteil sein, zu jds Vorteil sein
2) no pl tennis Vorteil m;
\advantage Jackson! Vorteil Jackson!

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