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ahead

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of ahead

  1. 1 so as to precede something in order of time call ahead for reservations Synonyms of ahead afore [chiefly dialect], already, antecedently, anteriorly, before, beforehand, earlier, formerly, preliminarily, previously Words Related to ahead a priori, early, prematurely; first, first off, now; before long, erelong [archaic], presently, shortly, soon Phrases in advance Near Antonyms of ahead behind, by and by, next, subsequently Antonyms of ahead after, afterward (or afterwards), later

  2. 2 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 Synonyms of ahead onward, forth, forward, onNear Antonyms of ahead backward (or backwards)

  3. 3 toward or at a point lying in advance in space or time the line moved ahead at a snail's pace Synonyms of ahead along, forth, forward, forwards, on, onward (also onwards)Words Related to ahead before, fore, frontward (or frontwards)Near Antonyms of ahead back, backward (or backwards), behind, rearward (also rearwards)



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