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Turkish translation of “get ahead”

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get ahead

phrasal verb with get
 
 
/ɡet/ verb ( present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got, US gotten)
to be successful in the work that you do
başarılı olmak, başarıyı yakalamak
It's tough for any woman who wants to get ahead in politics.Succeeding, achieving and fulfilling
Translations of “get ahead”
in Chinese (Traditional) 取得進展, 獲得成功…
in Russian преуспевать…
in Chinese (Simplified) 取得进展, 获得成功…
in Polish osiągać sukces lub sukcesy…
(Definition of get ahead from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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