ahead of the game

Definition of ahead of the game

:in a position or situation in which one is likely to succeed, win, etc.
  • The company has stayed ahead of the game by meeting new government standards before they go into effect.

Word by Word Definitions

ahead play
  1. : in a forward direction or position : forward

  2. : in front

  3. : in, into, or for the future

game play
  1. : activity engaged in for diversion or amusement : play

  2. : the equipment for a game

  3. : often derisive or mocking jesting : fun, sport

  1. : to play for a stake

  2. : to lose or squander by gambling

  3. : to take dishonest advantage of : cheat

  1. : having or showing a resolute unyielding spirit

  2. : willing or ready to proceed

  3. : of or relating to game

  1. : lame


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