the inside track

Definition of the inside track

:a position that gives someone an advantage over others in a competition
  • The owner's son has the inside track for the job.

Word by Word Definitions

inside play
  1. : an interior or internal part or place : the part within

  2. : inward nature, thoughts, or feeling

  3. : viscera, entrails

  1. : on the inner side

  2. : in or into the interior

  3. : to or on the inside

  1. : of, relating to, or being on or near the inside

  2. : relating or known to a select group

  3. : behind-the-scenes

  1. : in or into or as if in or into the interior of

  2. : on the inner side of

  3. : within

track play
  1. : a footprint whether recent or fossil

  2. : detectable evidence (such as the wake of a ship, a line of footprints, or a wheel rut) that something has passed

  3. : a path made by or as if by repeated footfalls : trail

  1. : to follow the tracks or traces of : trail

  2. : to search for by following evidence until found

  3. : to follow by vestiges : trace


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