Meaning of AHEAD in English

AHEAD

[ahead] adv or adj (1596) 1 a: in a forward direction or position: forward b: in front

2: in, into, or for the future "plan ~"

3: in or toward a more advantageous position "helped others to get ~"

4: at or to an earlier time: in advance "make payments ~"

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