get ahead

Definitions of get ahead
  1. verb
    obtain advantages, such as points, etc.
    synonyms: advance, gain, gain ground, make headway, pull ahead, win
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    Antonyms:
    drop off, fall back, fall behind, lose, recede
    retreat
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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
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