ahead

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

ahead

adverb

Definition 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)

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