get ahead

Definitions of get ahead
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v obtain advantages, such as points, etc.

Synonyms:
advance, gain, gain ground, make headway, pull ahead, win
Antonyms:
drop off, fall back, fall behind, lose, recede
retreat
Types:
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steal
steal a base
hit, rack up, score, tally
gain points in a game
par
make a score (on a hole) equal to par
shoot
score
convert
score (a spare)
convert
complete successfully
convert
score an extra point or points after touchdown by kicking the ball through the uprights or advancing the ball into the end zone
homer
hit a home run
kick
make a goal
eagle
shoot in two strokes under par
hole up
score a hole in one
ace
score an ace against
walk
obtain a base on balls
equalise, equalize, get even
compensate; make the score equal
get, have, make
achieve a point or goal