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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gain, advance, win, pull ahead, make headway, get ahead, gain groundverb

    obtain advantages, such as points, etc.

    "The home team was gaining ground"; "After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"


  1. pull aheadverb

    to start being in a winning position (e.g. in a race or competition).


  1. pull ahead

    To pull ahead means to move forward or advance, especially in comparison to others. This could be in a literal race, where one person moves ahead of the others, or it could be metaphorical, such as when a company pulls ahead of its competitors in terms of sales or innovation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pull ahead in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pull ahead in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of pull ahead in a Sentence

  1. Elise Stefanik:

    Inflation overwhelmingly is the top issue, followed by crime, followed by the energy crisis, border security, as well as education — all of those issues pull ahead of abortion, i think it is very telling that Democrats are desperately trying to force this narrative on voters, but voters are smart, they know the stakes this election cycle.

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