getting of benefit conferring benefit gainful lucrative of good use productive as an advantageous position trade is advantageous to a nation
- providing a bonus
- appropriate for achieving a particular end; indicates insufficient issue for fairness
- becoming of advantage; conferring benefit; gainful; lucrative; useful; advantageous; because, a beneficial position; trade is beneficial to a nation.
1590s, formed in English from benefit, or else from French avantageux (15c.), from avantage (see benefit). Related: Advantageously; advantageousness.
(a.) Being of benefit; conferring advantage; gainful; profitable; of use; advantageous; because, an advantageous place; trade is beneficial to a nation.
It's left the Black God in an advantageous position, since all but the White and Grey Gods are powerless.