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    to have the advantage of somebody

    Two enemy groups are fighting and one is winning.
    During the fight they say "we have the advantage of you"

    Does it mean
    a) we are in a better position than you are
    b) we hold more hostages?

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    Re: to have the advantage of somebody

    Could mean either. Without fuller context, it is difficult to be absolutely sure.

    nb "prisoners" are taken in battle.

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    Re: to have the advantage of somebody

    Thanx!

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