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"
- Students who put forth much effort will get ahead.
- In fact, unless your life is immoral and chaotic, you can probably get started right away and make some sort of progress.
- get ahead of 超过