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There’s a motel just a few miles ahead.
His attention was firmly fixed on the road ahead.
The car ahead of us stopped suddenly.
We’re nearly there! That’s the place up ahead.
Francesca was staring ahead into the darkness.
Instead of turning left, he drove straight ahead towards the river.
We have a busy day ahead of us.
a young woman with a brilliant career ahead of her
Where will the money come from in the years ahead?
New technology points the way ahead for our steel industry.
Some of these children are two years ahead in reading skills.
The Russians were now ahead of them in space research.
The technology was far ahead of anything available in the West.
As a writer, Sterne was ahead of his time.
Labour are ahead in the opinion polls.
The Eagles are already ten points ahead of their nearest rivals.
At the end of Round 8, Tyson was well ahead on points.
If you want to get ahead in politics, you have to look confident.
Our industries have to keep ahead of the game in Europe.
This is the British English definition of ahead. View American English definition of ahead.
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