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Definition of ahead of the curve

ahead of the curve

adjective

  • having an opinion or belief prior to it becoming common or popular.
                                                                                                                                            

    Citation from Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005 film) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Nov 10 2015. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Nov 10 2015.

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Other terms relating to 'ahead':

Definitions include: to proceed in full.
Definitions include: permission to proceed.

Other terms relating to 'curve':

Definitions include: something unexpected.
Definitions include: big hips; hour glass shape or cola bottle shape
Definitions include: to give someone something unexpected.

Other terms relating to 'of':

Definitions include: a worthless person.
Definitions include: sexual activity.
Definitions include: a good estimate.
Definitions include: a little crazy
Definitions include: of lower than average intelligence.
Definitions include: "not all there".
Definitions include: skittish.
Definitions include: an amount of violence.
Definitions include: an impressive.
Definitions include: an impressive.
Definitions include: many.
Definitions include: better than all that.
Definitions include: the best.
Definitions include: something or someone cherished above all others.
Definitions include: a fictional location used to denote a place that is very remote.

Other terms relating to 'the':

Definitions include: the real information or the proof, instruction, the know how, where, when, and why about something or someone.
Definitions include: walking, generally as opposed to driving.
Definitions include: interrogation.
Definitions include: extremely intoxicated
Definitions include: information.
Definitions include: something you have now is worth more than two things you have just a chance of getting.
Definitions include: a good estimate.
Definitions include: a secret advantage.
Definitions include: inclusive.
Definitions include: to make a bad situation worse.
Definitions include: with the amount of time left to finish a task rapidly disappearing.
Definitions include: of a male, to urinate.
Definitions include: Someone being butthurt over having something, they do to others regularly, done to the them
Definitions include: secret sexual activity with a person other than one's partner.
Definitions include: meaning caring about everything.

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