a head start
Meaning: If you have a head start, you start something ahead of others or with an advantage over others.
- If you're born into a rich family, and you've had a good education, you're lucky enough to have had a head start in life, so don't waste it.
- Marylin's beauty and natural grace gave her a big head start in the modelling and acting business.
George had a head start in the race to be president because