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ahead
British English: /əˈhɛd/
American English: /əˈhɛd/

Translation of ahead in German:

adverb

  • 1
    (further forward in space)
    the way ahead was blocked
    der Weg vor uns/ihnen usw. war versperrt
    ahead of somebody/something
    vor jemandem/etwas
    right or straight ahead of us
    (directly in line)
    genau vor uns
    Dat.
    keep going straight ahead
    (straight forwards)
    gehen Sie immer geradeaus
  • 3 (further forward in time) See examples:ahead of us lay three days of intensive training
    vor uns lagen drei Tage intensives Training
    Britain is eight hours ahead of Los Angeles
    in Großbritannien ist es acht Stunden später als in Los Angeles
    finish ahead of schedule or time
    früher als geplant fertig werden
    get home ahead of somebody
    eher od. früher nach Hause kommen als jemand
    we've got ahead of ourselves
    [figurative]
    wir sind zu schnell vorgegangen
    there is no point in looking too far ahead
    es hat keinen Sinn, zu weit in die Zukunft zu planen

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