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  Definition of Pull ahead
  1. 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"
Similar Words: gain, advance, win, make headway, get ahead, gain ground

 

Hyponyms: steal, score, hit, tally, rack up

 

Derivational Morphology: win, gainer

 

 
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