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  1. ahead

Translation Matrix for ahead:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- in the lead; leading
AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- before; beforehand; forrader; forward; forwards; in advance; in front; in the lead; onward; onwards; out front
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
vorauf ahead
- before; beforehand; in advance

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Antonyms for "ahead":

Related Definitions for "ahead":

  1. having the leading position or higher score in a contest1
    • he is ahead by a pawn1
  2. at or in the front1
    • I see the lights of a town ahead1
    • the road ahead is foggy1
    • staring straight ahead1
  3. ahead of time; in anticipation1
    • when you pay ahead (or in advance) you receive a discount1
    • We like to plan ahead1
  4. in a forward direction1
    • go ahead1
    • the train moved ahead slowly1
    • the boat lurched ahead1
  5. leading or ahead in a competition1
    • the horse was three lengths ahead going into the home stretch1
    • ahead by two pawns1
  6. to a different or a more advanced time (meaning advanced either toward the present or toward the future)1
    • moved the appointment ahead from Tuesday to Monday1
    • pushed the deadline ahead from Tuesday to Wednesday1
  7. to a more advanced or advantageous position1
    • a young man sure to get ahead1
    • pushing talented students ahead1
  8. toward the future; forward in time1
    • I like to look ahead in imagination to what the future may bring1

Wiktionary Translations for ahead:

  1. in Bezug auf jemand oder etwas räumlich oder zeitlich zuvor
  2. Seefahrt: nach vorn
  3. Seefahrt: vorn, vor dem Fahrzeug

Cross Translation:
ahead kommend; nächster; nächst prochain — Voisin, suivant.
ahead nächst; folgend; umgehend suivant — Qui est après, qui vient après.

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