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streets ahead (of somebody/something)

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstreets ahead (of somebody/something)streets ahead (of somebody/something)British English informalBETTER much better than someone or something else James is streets ahead of the rest of the class at reading. street
Examples from the Corpus
streets ahead (of somebody/something)The Scandinavian countries are already streets ahead in this area.And streets ahead ... Bonnie brings a touch of magic to a Broadway favourite.Sorry times, indeed, for Coventry, whose Midland rivals are streets ahead in strength in depth.As pure driving machines, there is no real comparison - the Mercedes is streets ahead.
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