be streets ahead(redirected from are streets ahead)
be streets ahead
To be superior by a large margin. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. Based on the boss's praise, it sounds like I'm streets ahead of everyone else in the department. My sister's such a talented artist that her work is just streets ahead of the other entries in the competition.
be streets ahead(British & Australian)
to be much better or more advanced than someone or something else (usually + of ) In terms of profitability, the company is streets ahead of its nearest rival. He's fairly average at English but his maths is streets ahead of any other kid in the class.