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Synonyms for lead

go in front (of)

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  • go in front (of)
  • head
  • be in front
  • be at the head (of)
  • walk in front (of)

connect to

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be ahead (of)

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command

first place

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advantage

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leading role

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lead up to something

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Synonyms for lead

to proceed on a certain course or for a certain distance

to have authoritative charge of

to go through (life) in a certain way

to begin (something) with preliminary or prefatory material

something or someone that shows the way

a piece of information useful in a search

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an act or instance of guiding

the capacity to lead others

the main performer in a theatrical production

a prominent article in a periodical

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an advantage held by a competitor in a race

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evidence pointing to a possible solution

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a position of leadership (especially in the phrase 'take the lead')

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the angle between the direction a gun is aimed and the position of a moving target (correcting for the flight time of the missile)

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the introductory section of a story

(sports) the score by which a team or individual is winning

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(baseball) the position taken by a base runner preparing to advance to the next base

an indication of potential opportunity

a news story of major importance

the timing of ignition relative to the position of the piston in an internal-combustion engine

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restraint consisting of a rope (or light chain) used to restrain an animal

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thin strip of metal used to separate lines of type in printing

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mixture of graphite with clay in different degrees of hardness

a jumper that consists of a short piece of wire

the playing of a card to start a trick in bridge

have as a result or residue

tend to or result in

travel in front of

cause to undertake a certain action

stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope

be ahead of others

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be conducive to

lead, as in the performance of a composition

lead, extend, or afford access

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move ahead (of others) in time or space

cause something to pass or lead somewhere

preside over

References in periodicals archive ?
Hoc modo aurichalcum dicitur falsum aurum, non propter solam disconvenientiam, quam habet cum vera idea, vel conceptus auri; majorem enim habet plumbum, vel stannum, quae non denominantur falsum aurum; igitur propter similitudinem et speciem auri, quam gerit, ratione cujus facile existimatur esse aurum.
Heretofore most efforts were as vain as the medieval alchemists trying to convert plumbum into aurum.
There are 13 study areas selected for this study which are Ascot Hill, Sunway Rahman Putra, Sunway Alam Suria, Matahari Clubhouse, Sierramas, Cahaya SPK, Jalan Plumbum 101, Mutiara Gombak, Prima Villa, Kemensah Mewah, Laman Oakleaf, Puncak Bukit Utama and Kemensah Heights.
Remedies: Alumina, Anagallis, Aurum, Cenchris, Clematis, Crataegus, Echinacea, Elaps, Hepar Sulphur, Hydrocotyle, Lachesis, Lathyrus, Leptandra, Mercurius, Origanum, Osmium, Naja, Platinum, Plumbum, Plutonium, Psilocibe, Stillangea.
Hard, dry, lumpy, black stools or stools resembling sheep dung are a notable feature with Plumbum met.
PLUMBUM (plum-bum)--a tropical disease in which the sufferer's buttocks gradually take on the colour and shape of a drupaceous fruit from trees of the genus Prunus [an obsolete word for lead]
Fittingly, the chemical symbol for lead, Pb, and the English words plumbing and plumber, all stem from plumbum, the Latin word for lead.
Older buildings may have services of lead; however, because of the damaging effects that plumbum has on the body (particularly with young children and infants) its use has been abandoned.