ahead Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “ahead” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "ahead" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

aheadadverb

uk   /əˈhed/  us   /əˈhed/
  • ahead adverb (IN FRONT)

B1 in ​front: The ​road ahead is very ​busy. Turn ​left at the ​trafficlights, and you'll ​see the ​hospital straight ahead. Rick ​walked on ahead of us. You go on ahead of (= before) me, and I'll ​meet you there.
B2 having more ​points, ​votes, etc. than someone ​else in a ​competition, ​election, etc.: Apparently, the ​latestopinionpolls put the Democrats 15 ​percent ahead of the Republicans. Barcelona was ahead after ten ​minutes.
C2 making more ​progress than someone ​else: Sophie is way (= ​far) ahead of the other ​children in her ​class.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

  • ahead adverb (IN THE FUTURE)

B1 in or into the ​future: She has a ​difficulttime ahead of her. He couldn't ​bear to ​think of the ​lonelyyear ahead.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

(Definition of ahead from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "ahead" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

aheadadverb

 us   /əˈhed/
  • ahead adverb (IN FRONT)

[not gradable] directly in ​front: She only had a few things in her ​shoppingcart, so I told her she could go ahead of me in the ​checkoutline.
[not gradable] Ahead also ​meansfurther along in ​development or ​achievement: Sophie is way ahead of the ​rest of her ​class.
  • ahead adverb (IN THE FUTURE)

in or into the ​future: We have a lot of hard ​work ahead of us. You have to ​plan ahead when you’re ​thinking of going to ​graduateschool.
(Definition of ahead from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "ahead" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

See all translations

aheadadverb

uk   us   /əˈhed/
at a better, ​higher, or greater ​level than before: be ahead by sth First-half ​figures showed that pre-tax ​profits were ahead by 8% to £94.8m. Full-year ​profitsjumped 25% to £106m pre-tax, which was ahead of ​expectations.
more ​developed, ​advanced, or able to ​succeed: keep/get/stay ahead To get ahead in the ​industry you need the ​righttools and the ​rightconnections.ahead of sb/sth After showing ​signs of ​slowingsalesgrowth, the ​groupcut its ​prices to ​stay ahead of its ​rivals.
See also
(Definition of ahead from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de ahead
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“ahead” in British English

“ahead” in American English

“ahead” in Business English

There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

nutty

containing, tasting of, or similar to nuts

Palabra del día

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Aprende más