ad·van·ta·geous /ˌædˌvænˈteʤəs, vən-/
Ad·van·ta·geous a. Being of advantage; conferring advantage; gainful; profitable; useful; beneficial; as, an advantageous position; trade is advantageous to a nation.
Advabtageous comparison with any other country. --Prescott.
You see . . . of what use a good reputation is, and how swift and advantageous a harbinger it is, wherever one goes. --Chesterfield.
adj 1: giving an advantage; "a contract advantageous to our
country"; "socially advantageous to entertain often"
2: appropriate for achieving a particular end; implies a lack
of concern for fairness [syn: appropriate]