Pronunciation: (ad-van'tijd, -vän'-),[key] —adj. 1. having greater resources or better skills, education, facilities, etc.: She is more advantaged than her cousin. 2. having sufficient or abundant income, natural resources, etc.; affluent: the advantaged nations.
—n. (used with a pl. v.) advantaged people collectively (usually prec. by the): a luxury cruise that only the advantaged could afford.