Definitions and translations for "ahead"

Definition of ahead

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Adverb
1. In or to the front; in advance; onward.
The island was directly ahead.
2. In the direction one is facing or moving.
Just ahead you can see the cliffs.
3. In or for the future.
There may be tough times ahead.
You've got to think ahead so as not to be unprepared.
4. At an earlier time.
He paid his rent ahead.
5. Having progressed more.
In all of his classes Jack was ahead.
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English - English - ahead

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adv. forward; in advance

English - Spanish - ahead

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adv. delante, adelante, por delante

English - French - ahead

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adv. en avant, à l'avance

English - German - ahead

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adv. vorne; von vornherein

English - Indonesian - ahead

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adv. depan: di depan, muka: di muka

English - Italian - ahead

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avv. davanti; in anticipo; in vantaggio

English - Polish - ahead

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adv. przed, przód: na przodzie, przód: z przodu, czoło: na czele, dziób: na dziobie {mar.}, naprzód

English - Portuguese - ahead

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adv. para frente; adiante

English - Romanian - ahead

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adv. înainte, viitor: pe viitor, faţă: în faţă, frunte: în frunte

English - Russian - ahead

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нареч. вперед, впереди, напролом

English - Turkish - ahead

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zf. ilerde, önde, önceden
s. ilerde, önde, başta, ileri

English - Ukrainian - ahead

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a. прогресуючий, випережаючий
adv. уперед, попереду, спереду
prep. попереду

English - Dutch - ahead

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bw. voorop, vooruit; in het vooruitzicht

English - Greek - ahead

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επίρ. εμπρός

English - Arabic - ahead

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‏أمام، قدما، في الطليعة، إلي الأمام، في مقدمة‏

English - Chinese - ahead

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(副) 在前; 预先; 向前; 领先

English - Chinese - ahead

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(副) 在前; 預先; 向前; 領先

English - Hindi - ahead

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adv. आगे की आ‍ेर, प्रगति की आ‍ेर, बढ़कर

English - Japanese - ahead

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(副) 前方に; 先に; 勝って

English - Korean - ahead

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부. 앞쪽에, 전방에; 앞서서

English - Vietnamese - ahead

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a. ở phía trước, qua mặt
adv. đi trước
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Synonyms for ahead
1. forward: before, in advance, onward, leading
2. advancing: more advanced, earlier, progressing, surpassing, leading, preceding