dead ahead


dead ahead
exactly in front, before

There was a truck dead ahead so we put on the car brakes suddenly.


Idioms and examples. 2014.

Synonyms:
(said of the wind)


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  • Dead ahead — Dead Dead (d[e^]d), a. [OE. ded, dead, deed, AS. de[ a]d; akin to OS. d[=o]d, D. dood, G. todt, tot, Icel. dau[eth]r, Sw. & Dan. d[ o]d, Goth. daubs; prop. p. p. of an old verb meaning to die. See {Die}, and cf. {Death}.] 1. Deprived of life;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dead Ahead — may refer to: Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster, a 1992 made for TV film starring John Heard Grateful Dead: Dead Ahead, a rock concert video recorded in 1980 and released in 1981 Rest Stop (film), a 2006 direct to video film that is also… …   Wikipedia

  • dead ahead — {adv.}, {informal} Exactly in front; before. * /The school is dead ahead about two miles from here./ * /Father was driving in a fog, and suddenly he saw another car dead ahead of him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • dead ahead — {adv.}, {informal} Exactly in front; before. * /The school is dead ahead about two miles from here./ * /Father was driving in a fog, and suddenly he saw another car dead ahead of him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Dead Ahead — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel Dead Ahead Originaltitel Grateful Dead: Dead Ahead …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • dead\ ahead — adv informal Exactly in front; before. The school is dead ahead about two miles from here. Father was driving in a fog, and suddenly he saw another car dead ahead of him …   Словарь американских идиом

  • dead ahead — adverb exactly ahead or in front the laboratory is dead ahead * * * adjective (or adverb) 1. : directly ahead 2. : on a forward extension of the fore and aft line of a ship …   Useful english dictionary

  • dead ahead — (Naut.) Directly ahead (said of the wind) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Dead Ahead (Wild Horses album) — Dead Ahead Studio album by Wild Horses Released 2003 Professional reviews …   Wikipedia

  • Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster — Directed by Paul Seed Produced by John Smithson …   Wikipedia