Meaning of AHEAD in English

AHEAD

transcription, транскрипция: [ ə-ˈhed ]

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's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.