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ahead

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of AHEAD

1
so as to precede something in order of time <call ahead for reservations>
Phrases in advance
Antonyms after, afterward (or afterwards), later
2
toward a point ahead in space or time <sent me ahead to get a place in the check-out line while she went to get the eggs and milk>
Synonyms ahead, forth, forward, on
Near Antonyms backward (or backwards)
3
toward or at a point lying in advance in space or time <the line moved ahead at a snail's pace>
Synonyms ahead, forth, forward, forwards, on, onward (also onwards)
Related Words before, fore, frontward (or frontwards)
Near Antonyms back, backward (or backwards), behind, rearward (also rearwards)
July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
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