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Definition 1: draw advantages from - [verb of possession]

Samples where take advantage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he is capitalizing on her mistake
  • she took advantage of his absence to meet her lover

Synonyms for take advantage in the sense of this definition

(take advantage is a kind of ...) derive a benefit from

"She profited from his vast experience"

Samples where take advantage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • You are taking advantage of my good will!
  • She is trespassing upon my privacy

Synonyms for take advantage in the sense of this definition

(take advantage is a kind of ...) seek or achieve an end by using to one's advantage

"She uses her influential friends to get jobs" "The president's wife used her good connections"

(... is a kind of take advantage ) impinge or infringe upon

"This impinges on my rights as an individual" "This matter entrenches on other domains"

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