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Definitions and Synonyms of get ahead | Another word for get ahead | What is get ahead?

Definition 1: obtain advantages, such as points, etc. - [verb of competition]

Samples where get ahead or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The home team was gaining ground
  • After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference
  • win points

Synonyms for get ahead in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of get ahead ) steal a base

(... is a kind of get ahead ) gain points in a game

"The home team scored many times" "He hit a home run" "He hit .300 in the past season"

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