Extensive vs Advanced - What's the difference?

extensive | advanced |


As adjectives the difference between extensive and advanced

is that extensive is in the nature of an extent, wide, widespread while advanced is (senseid)at or close to the state of the art.

As a verb advanced is

(advance).

extensive

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • In the nature of an extent, wide, widespread.
  • See also

    * intensive ----

    advanced

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (advance)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (senseid)At or close to the state of the art.
  • Enhanced.
  • Having moved forward in time or space (e.g. advanced ignition timing).
  • * Hawthorne
  • a gentleman advanced in years, with a hard experience written in his wrinkles
  • In a late stage of development; greatly developed beyond an initial stage.
  • (phonetics) Pronounced farther to the front of the vocal tract.
  • Synonyms

    * progressive, professional, sophisticated

    Derived terms

    * advanced degree * advanced green

    See also

    * cutting edge * groundbreaking