ahead of the game

Definition of ahead of the game

  1. :  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

aheadplay
  1. :  in a forward direction or position :  forward

    :  in front

    :  in, into, or for the future

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

    :  the equipment for a game

    :  often derisive or mocking jesting :  fun, sport

  1. :  to play for a stake

    :  to lose or squander by gambling

    :  to take dishonest advantage of :  cheat

  1. :  having or showing a resolute unyielding spirit

    :  willing or ready to proceed

    :  of or relating to game

  1. :  lame


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