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as in onwards
toward a point ahead in space or time sent me ahead to get a place in the check-out line while she went to get the eggs and milk

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as in forward
toward or at a point lying in advance in space or time the line moved ahead at a snail's pace

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adjective

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“Ahead.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ahead. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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