go-ahead


1go–ahead

adjective \ˈgō-ə-ˌhed\

sports : allowing a team to take the lead in a game

: having a lot of energy and desire to try new ideas and methods

Full Definition of GO-AHEAD

1
:  marked by energy and enterprise :  progressive <a vigorous go–ahead company>
2
:  indicating that one may proceed <go–ahead signal>
3
:  being a score that gives a team the lead in a game <drove in the go–ahead run>

First Known Use of GO-AHEAD

1834

2go–ahead

noun

Definition of GO-AHEAD

1
a :  energy, spirit
b :  one possessing go-ahead
2
:  a sign, signal, or authority to proceed :  green light

First Known Use of GO-AHEAD

1840

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