Definitions of ahead

  1.   toward the future forward in time I like to look ahead in imagination to what the future may bring I look forward to seeing you
  2.   at or in the front I see the lights of a town ahead the road ahead is foggy staring straight ahead we couldn't see over the heads of the people in front with the cross of Jesus marching on before
  3.   ahead of time in anticipation when you pay ahead or in advance you receive a discount We like to plan ahead should have made reservations beforehand
  4.   in a forward direction go ahead the train moved ahead slowly the boat lurched ahead moved onward into the forest they went slowly forward in the mud
  5.   leading or ahead in a competition the horse was three lengths ahead going into the home stretch ahead by two pawns our candidate is in the lead in the polls way out front in the race the advertising campaign put them out front in sales
  6.   to a different or a more advanced time meaning advanced either toward the present or toward the future moved the appointment ahead from Tuesday to Monday pushed the deadline ahead from Tuesday to Wednesday
  7.   to a more advanced or advantageous position a young man sure to get ahead pushing talented students ahead
  8.   having the leading position or higher score in a contest he is ahead by a pawn the leading team in the pennant race
  9.   In or to the front in advance onward
  10.   Headlong without restraint
  11.   To or in the front forward onward
  12.   Further on in advance headlong
  13.   Further on in front onward
  14.   At the head in advance forward
  15.   In advance further forward than another

Quotes of ahead

  1. We are pushing ahead as fast as we can for all audiences whether for the business user the child or the digital music enthusiast – Jim Allchin
  2. Night was running ahead of itself – Jorge Amado
  3. But it is possible that in the days ahead these years we have lived through may eventually be thought of simply as a period of disturbance and regression – Hjalmar Branting
  4. Be always sure you are right then go ahead – Davy Crockett
  5. You have to change the set stay ahead of the curve – Carson Daly
  6. I hope that 9/11 has grouped us as one and in doing so it has united us Perhaps as a unit we can help each other get ahead survive and succeed in this free world And hey guys let's not forget out manners – Doug Davidson
  7. Further the United States is moving ahead in the development of clean coal technology There are vast coal reserves in our country and when it is burned cleanly coal can provide a resource to supply a large amount of our energy requirements – Virgil Goode
  8. It's life isn't it You plow ahead and make a hit And you plow on and someone passes you Then someone passes them Time levels – Katharine Hepburn
  9. The time your game is most vulnerable is when you're ahead never let up – Rod Laver
  10. Just the other day I pulled out this old cassette of Ragged Glory and I popped it into my cassette player and I was digging it They were just a great rock and roll band one that presents the song ahead of everything else there's no grand idea or concept behind it – Krist Novoselic
  11. The time to take counsel of your fears is before you make an important battle decision That's the time to listen to every fear you can imagine When you have collected all the facts and fears and made your decision turn off all your fears and go ahead – George S. Patton
  12. Don't waste time on jealousy Sometimes you're ahead sometimes you're behind – Mary Schmich
  13. Do not be in a hurry to succeed What would you have to live for afterwards Better make the horizon your goal it will always be ahead of you – William Makepeace Thackeray
  14. The producers who wanted me to do it liked me and trusted me and more than one scene was only one take because I'd plan ahead what I thought would be appropriate for that scene -so one take was enough – Fay Wray

Usage examples for ahead

  1. Go ahead and ask it – Love Conquers All by Robert C. Benchley
  2. “ I can only go ahead – Winds of the World by Talbot Mundy
  3. And now come ahead – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson
  4. The stranger sent his horse in ahead of Drew's ” – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  5. Nearly dead ahead sir was the reply – The Boy With the U. S. Life-Savers by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  6. Fire ahead and say what ye're wantin' to ” – From the Valley of the Missing by Grace Miller White
  7. “ No Hammer says they're sure to go ahead this time – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  8. “ No Mr Breen Ruth wants you we will be with you in a few minutes Then after the two had passed on ahead Look at them Major aren't they a joy just to watch – Peter A Novel of Which He is Not the Hero by F. Hopkinson Smith
  9. Perhaps there are hunters ahead of us as well as behind – Umboo, the Elephant by Howard R. Garis
  10. Sister Nora was far ahead of her time it should have fallen twenty years later – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  11. Never mind go ahead – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. My place is to go on ahead with my men – The Covered Wagon by Emerson Hough
  13. Best drive ahead at any rate – The Great Hunger by Johan Bojer
  14. Shall I go ahead – The Leech by Phillips Barbee
  15. Well go ahead said Uncle Fred ” – Six Little Bunkers at Uncle Fred's by Laura Lee Hope
  16. Ahead of me the house of the Lord – Pleasure & Profit in Bible Study by Dwight Moody
  17. Go ahead now and keep to the right – The Gray Mask by Wadsworth Camp
  18. “ I knew you were just ahead when it happened – The Other Girls by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  19. How did you get here ahead of him – The Unwilling Vestal by Edward Lucas White
  20. Well you've found her so sing ahead and be happy – News from the Duchy by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

Rhymes for ahead