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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ahead /əˈhɛd/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 分節先行進位 SCLA

From: Network Terminology

 在前 向前 提前

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·head adv.
 1. In or to the front; in advance; onward.
    The island bore but a little ahead of us.   --Fielding.
 2. Headlong; without restraint. [Obs.]
 To go ahead. (a) To go in advance. (b) To go on onward. (c) To push on in an enterprise. [Colloq]
 To get ahead of. (a) To get in advance of. (b) To surpass; to get the better of. [Colloq.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : having the leading position or higher score in a contest;
            "he is ahead by a pawn"; "the leading team in the
            pennant race" [syn: ahead(p), in the lead, leading]
      adv 1: 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" [syn: in
             front, before]
      2: 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" [syn: forward] [ant: back, back]
      3: 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" [syn: onward,
          onwards, forward, forwards, forrader]
      4: 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" [syn: in
         advance, beforehand]
      5: to a more advanced or advantageous position; "a young man
         sure to get ahead"; "pushing talented students ahead"
      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: 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" [syn: out front, in the lead]