|1.||[ adjective ] giving an advantage|
"a contract advantageous to our country" "socially advantageous to entertain often"
|Related terms:||disadvantageous beneficial profitable plus discriminatory profitable expedient opportune|
|2.||[ adjective ] appropriate for achieving a particular end; implies a lack of concern for fairness|
|3.||[ adjective ] likely to be of benefit or advantage|
"in an advantageous position"
|4.||[ adjective ] very favorable or advantageous|
"a golden opportunity"