Definition of 'advancement'
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Then there is career advancement. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The law also supports the advancement of scientific and technological means of managing hazardous wastes. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)Players who confused an increase in the bank balance with a reciprocal advancement in their careers. The Sun (2006)They include the relief of poverty and the advancement of education. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They are no longer about social advancement but educational excellence. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In this environment social advancement is impossible. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The success of our programmes is to some extent linked with economic advancement of that section of society as well. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But she is at the stage when a plaster is a badge of bravery and a small price for scientific advancement. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His "new covenant" and "bridge to the future "suggested support for both personal responsibility and economic advancement. Christianity Today (2000) Career advancement comes down to serendipity. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The game's ruling elite have seen their position as a passport to personal advancement. The Sun (2015)Chambers's victories earned him personal advancement. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But MBAs are not a magic pill for career advancement. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In many cases, the social costs of advancement outweigh the intellectual benefits. You and Your Adolescent: A Parents' Guide for Ages 10 to 20 (1990)The company feeds this need with training opportunities - for both advancement in work and in personal skills. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You're approaching a period where social commitments and the possibility of advancement in your career is concerned. The Sun (2015)The middle decades of the nineteenth century were a time not only of prosperity but also of social advancement for industrial capitalists all around. Global Capitalism and National Decline (1989)No one knows what proportion of these unions are influenced by career advancement, but it may be considerable. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You've put a lot of effort into things recently and you can almost taste the offer of advancement in the career zone. The Sun (2015)For generations the UK has been a global leader in scientific advancement and discovery. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Hours are very flexible Caring for older or disabled people can be both physically and mentally demanding but it also presents opportunities for career advancement. The Sun (2009)Careers are about personal advancement when the purpose of an MP is to represent his constituency and the nation at large. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And with the technological advancement of dyes, which are conditioning rather than damaging, there is no reason to surrender to the ageing process. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They work on the premise that the majority of geopolitical incidents haven't stopped the onward march of economic integration and advancement for very long, if at all. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'advancement'
British English: advancement NOUN
Advancement is progress in your job or in your social position.
He cared little for social advancement.
Definition of advancement from the Collins English Dictionary
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