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go–ahead

play
adjective \ˈgō-ə-ˌhed\

Definition of go–ahead

  1. 1 :  marked by energy and enterprise :  progressive <a vigorous go–ahead company>

  2. 2 :  indicating that one may proceed <go–ahead signal>

  3. 3 :  being a score that gives a team the lead in a game <drove in the go–ahead run>

1829

First Known Use of go–ahead

1829


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go–ahead

noun

Definition of go–ahead

  1. 1a :  energy, spiritb :  one possessing go-ahead

  2. 2 :  a sign, signal, or authority to proceed :  green light



GO–AHEAD Defined for English Language Learners

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go–ahead

play
adjective \ˈgō-ə-ˌhed\

Definition of go–ahead for English Language Learners

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

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

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