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get ahead

Definition of get ahead

  1. :  to become more successful <a book about how to get ahead in the business world>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to gain possession of

    :  to receive as a return :  earn

    :  to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. : :  something begotten:

    :  offspring

    :  the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. :  a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

    :  a bill of divorce

    :  a religious divorce by Jewish law

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  1. :  in a forward direction or position :  forward

    :  in front

    :  in, into, or for the future


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