Synonyms for (adjective) advanced

Synonyms: in advance, advance, advanced

Definition: situated ahead or going before

Usage: an advance party; at that time the most advanced outpost was still east of the Rockies

Similar words: front

Definition: relating to or located in the front

Usage: the front lines; the front porch


Synonyms: advanced

Definition: (of societies) highly developed especially in technology or industry

Usage: advanced societies; an advanced country technologically

Similar words: civilised, civilized

Definition: having a high state of culture and development both social and technological

Usage: terrorist acts that shocked the civilized world


Synonyms: advanced, ripe

Definition: far along in time

Usage: a man of advanced age; advanced in years; a ripe old age; the ripe age of 90

Similar words: late

Definition: being or occurring at an advanced period of time or after a usual or expected time

Usage: late evening; late 18th century; a late movie; took a late flight; had a late breakfast


Synonyms: advanced

Definition: comparatively late in a course of development

Usage: the illness had reached an advanced stage; an advanced state of exhaustion

Similar words: late, later

Definition: at or toward an end or late period or stage of development

Usage: the late phase of feudalism; a later symptom of the disease; later medical science could have saved the child


Synonyms: advanced, sophisticated

Definition: ahead in development; complex or intricate

Usage: advanced technology; a sophisticated electronic control system

Similar words: hi-tech, high-tech

Definition: resembling or making use of highly advanced technology or devices


Synonyms: advanced

Definition: at a higher level in training or knowledge or skill

Usage: an advanced degree; an advanced text in physics; special seminars for small groups of advanced students at the University

Similar words: high

Definition: greater than normal in degree or intensity or amount

Usage: a high temperature; a high price; the high point of his career; high risks; has high hopes; the river is high; he has a high opinion of himself


Synonyms: advanced

Definition: farther along in physical or mental development

Usage: the child's skeletal age was classified as `advanced'; children in the advanced classes in elementary school read far above grade average

Similar words: precocious

Definition: characterized by or characteristic of exceptionally early development or maturity (especially in mental aptitude)

Usage: a precocious child; a precocious achievement


Synonyms: modern, advanced, forward-looking, innovative

Definition: ahead of the times

Usage: the advanced teaching methods; had advanced views on the subject; a forward-looking corporation; is British industry innovative enough?

Similar words: progressive

Definition: favoring or promoting progress

Usage: progressive schools