Meaning of “look ahead” in the English Dictionary

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"look ahead" in British English

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(Definition of “look ahead” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"look ahead" in American English

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look ahead

phrasal verb with look us /lʊk/ verb

to think of and decide about the future:

We need to look ahead to when the children are grown.

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"look ahead" in Business English

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look ahead

phrasal verb with look uk /lʊk/ us verb [ I ]

[ I ] to think about what will happen in the future and plan for these events:

Businesses need to look ahead, and decide where they are going to place their investments.

(Definition of “look ahead” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)