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English definition of “think ahead”

think ahead

verb uk phrasal verb with think   /θɪŋk/ (thought, thought) us  
C2 to think carefully about what might happen in the future, or to make plans for things you want to do in the future: The new year is a natural time to think ahead and make plans for the future.
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