Our generation is witness to great advances in science.
The troops reported enemy advances on several fronts.
He made advances to her when he was drunk.
Third-person singular simple present indicative form of advance.
The group advances up the road.
Advances Sentence Examples
This method has made great advances in recent years.
Interest was rarely charged on advances by the temple or wealthy landowners for pressing needs, but this may have been part of the metayer system.
Dalton lived in a period marked by great advances in experimental chemistry.
A large variety of materials have been used in their manufacture by different peoples at different times - painted linen and shavings of stained horn by the Egyptians, gold and silver by the Romans, rice-paper by the Chinese, silkworm cocoons in Italy, the plumage of highly coloured birds in South America, wax, small tinted shells, &c. At the beginning of the 8th century the French, who originally learnt the art from the Italians, made great advances in the accuracy of their reproductions, and towards the end of that century the Paris manufacturers enjoyed a world-wide reputation.