Meaning of AHEAD in English

AHEAD

adv.

Pronunciation: ə - ' hed

Function: adverb or adjective

Date: 1596

1 a : in a forward direction or position : FORWARD b : in front

2 : in, into, or for the future <plan ahead >

3 : in or toward a more advantageous position <helped others to get ahead >

4 : at or to an earlier time : in advance <make payments ahead >

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.