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Princeton's WordNet

  1. start, head start(noun)

    the advantage gained by beginning early (as in a race)

    "with an hour's start he will be hard to catch"

    outset, startle, first, starting time, scratch line, scratch, commencement, start, starting line, get-go, kickoff, showtime, starting, offset, starting signal, beginning, jump

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  1. Nigel Farage:

    There is no doubt at all that the 'Yes' side are in the lead, we cannot allow Cameron to go into this renegotiation unchallenged, we cannot allow the 'Yes' side to have the massive head start they have got.

  2. Nigel Farage:

    I am also urging those in other campaigns who seem to think it is better to wait until the prime minister comes back from his renegotiation ... that this is a terrible mistake, that we are giving the prime minister a big head start in this and that is the wrong approach, the whole Eurosceptic movement needs to do two things: 1) get cracking, and 2) come together.

  3. Krista Jenkins:

    It will now be a race to see who can benefit the most and the earliest from this changed landscape, new Jersey may have a head start ... but other states will soon be looking to pad their budgets.

  4. Security Center Bill Evanina:

    When the Biden administration steps in on Day One, they will have an optic of how pernicious and sophisticated the threat — not only from the Chinese Communist Party, but from Russia, Iran, and others, and they will have a head start in trying to find the correct avenues to pivot and understand the threat, and find creative ways to mitigate the threat.

  5. Krista Jenkins:

    New Jersey may have a head start ... but other states will soon be looking to pad their budgets.

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