advantage gained by an beginning early (as in a race)
"In some instances, the children started fighting over the inheritance as soon as the head of the household died."
Club line: The short line, such as a sub-heading, at the start of a paragraph that looks unsightly at the foot of a page. Also called Orphan.
Even with labor-suppressant drugs, contractions started four times. Each time, they were headed off by a devoted team of 10 specialists
Before you start to overtake, make sure the road is clear ahead of you.
When Jim first started school, he didn"t do well, but he"s forged ahead in the past couple of months.
Conditions at the village contrasted sadly with the training centre.For a start,there were no pithead baths.
She started to gently pat Jake"s head unaided, with a completely open hand.I smiled.She smiled.Jake smiled.
brevet gave a start of surprise, and surveyed him from head to foot with a frightened air
As that task had been accomplished on all fronts, we were able to start the strategic counteroffensive one or two years ahead of schedule.
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