take advantage

Definitions of take advantage
1

v draw advantages from

“she took advantage of his absence to meet her lover”
Synonyms:
capitalise, capitalize
Type of:
benefit, gain, profit
derive a benefit from

v make excessive use of

“You are taking advantage of my good will!”
Synonyms:
trespass
Types:
encroach, entrench, impinge, trench
impinge or infringe upon
Type of:
use
seek or achieve an end by using to one's advantage

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