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English definition of “steal a march on sb”

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steal a march on sb

If you steal a march on someone, you get an advantage over that person by acting before they do: Our rival company managed to steal a march on us by bringing out their software ahead of ours.
Translations of “steal a march on sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 搶先(某人)一步…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抢先(某人)一步…
(Definition of steal a march on sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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