This is a limited preview — please sign in or subscribe to learn everything we know about the term “advance”.



Definitions of advance

  • money paid for work before it has been completed; money paid earlier that would normally be expected

    "Scottish Opera was urged to address its financial difficulties after its request for a £4m advance on its budget."

Phrase Bank for advance

Common Mistakes for advance

Discounts for lawyers and law firms

Save time and money for you and your clients with our unique knowledge base.

Learn more

Improve your Legal English skills

Try the sample and preorder our digital coursebook, the English for Law at a big discount!

Try the sample unit!