Definition of look ahead
: to think about what will happen in the future The past year has been successful and, looking ahead, we expect to do even better in the coming months. —often + to Looking ahead to next year, we expect to be even more successful.
Word by Word Definitions
: to make sure or take care (that something is done)
: to ascertain by the use of one's eyes
: to exercise the power of vision upon : examine
: the act of looking
: the expression of the countenance
: in a forward direction or position : forward
: in front
: in, into, or for the future
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