Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
to get help or an advantage from something
to obtain a benefit or have a positive feeling when you do something
to get a benefit or advantage for yourself
to use a situation so that you get benefit from it, even if it is wrong or unfair to do this
to take an opportunity that is offered to you in a very enthusiastic way
to take advantage of an opportunity when it happens
to use a situation or opportunity to get what you want
to get an advantage from a situation, especially a bad situation
to act quickly in order to use an opportunity that may not be available later
to accept something quickly and in an enthusiastic way
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
a period of time spent asking people for their opinions or support
an afternoon full of crafts
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of to have or to take advantage of an opportunity from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.