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go ahead

phrasal verb with go uk /ɡəʊ/ us /ɡoʊ/ verb present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone

B2 to start to do something:

I got so fed up with waiting for him to do it that I just went ahead and did it myself.

B2 informal said to someone in order to give them permission to start to do something:

"Could I ask you a rather personal question?" "Sure, go ahead."

If an event goes ahead, it happens:

The festival is now going ahead as planned.

Más ejemplos

  • The launch party will be going ahead as scheduled.
  • The organizers are going ahead with the scheme despite the objections of local residents.
  • I'm not sure about the legalities, but I suggest we go ahead with the plan and see what happens.
  • Until we've got official permission to go ahead with the plans we're in limbo.
  • Ignoring my protestations, they went ahead and chopped the tree down.

go-aheadnoun [ S ]

uk /ˈɡəʊ.ə.hed/ us /ˈɡoʊ.ə.hed/

go-aheadadjective

uk /ˈɡəʊ.ə.hed/ us /ˈɡoʊ.ə.hed/

(Definición de go ahead del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

go ahead en inglés americano

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go ahead

phrasal verb with go us /ɡoʊ/ verb present tense goes, present participle going, past tense went /went/ , past participle gone /ɡɔn, ɡɑn/

to begin or continue with a plan or activity without waiting, esp. after a delay:

The meeting will go ahead as planned.

go-aheadnoun [ U ]

us /ˈɡoʊ·əˌhed/

permission or notice that an activity may begin:

We’re ready to start the project but we’re still waiting for the go-ahead.

(Definición de go ahead del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

go ahead en inglés de negocios

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go ahead

phrasal verb with go uk /ɡəʊ/ us verb going, went, gone

[ I ] to start to do something:

go ahead with sth The United States can go ahead with the program with or without Canada's participation.

[ I ] if an event goes ahead, it happens:

The company settled out of court on the day before the trial was due to go ahead.

go-aheadnoun [ S ]

uk us

permission to start doing something or for an event or activity to happen:

the go-ahead to do sth Developers got the go-ahead to turn 42 acres of industrial land into housing development.
the go-ahead for sth Airbus wants half a dozen launch customers signed up before it gives the go-ahead for the new aircraft.
get/give/receive the go-ahead It applied for permission to launch the fund in December and received the go-ahead in May.

(Definición de go ahead del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)