Try Our Apps


The Best Internet Slang

advance man

or advanceman

[ad-vans-man, ‐vahns‐] /ædˈvænsˌmæn, ‐ˈvɑns‐/
advance (def 27b).
Origin of advance man
First recorded in 1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for advance man
Historical Examples
  • Improved tools, and more cheaply produced, could not fail to advance man very materially in culture.

    The Prehistoric World E. A. Allen
British Dictionary definitions for advance man

advance man

(US) an agent of a political candidate or other public figure who travels in advance of the candidate to organize publicity, arrange meetings, and make security checks
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for advance man

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for advance

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for advance man