vantage (v.) Old form(s): Vantagd
benefit, aid, help
E3 II.i.325[Warwick to King Edward] If nothing but that loss may vantage you
E3 IV.iv.13[Audley to Prince Edward, of the French] the king, / Vantaged with all that heaven and earth can yield
Sonn.88.12[] The injuries that to myself I do, / Doing thee vantage, double vantage me [second instance]
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