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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Guiding. Also: Most important or chief role.

Usage examples (39)
  • A leading authority is anyone who has guessed right more than once.
  • We rode in the leading car
  • The leading man
  • Adjective : a leading toy manufacturer. ,We rode in the leading car for more
Tutoring comment
  • "Lead" has two different pronunciations. "Lead" (long e) means to guide. "Lead" (short e) is the metal.
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