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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 ?
A much better approach is to generate leads which have a "link" to a current client, center of influence, network, or industry group.
Measuring Lead Exposure in Infants, Children end Other Sensitive Populations.
To put that into context," says Schwartz, "we've also studied about 1,000 former lead workers in New Jersey who haven't worked with lead for at least two decades.
Toxic lead has been banned as an ingredient in many common products, such as house paints.
These regulations limiting the use of lead in semiconductors and electronics equipment will have widespread impact on the global marketplace, requiring Lead(Pb)-Free assemblies by mid-2006 for products sold in Europe.
Department of Housing and Urban Development are the two major sources of funding for cleaning up lead hazards in Chicago and the suburbs.
In 1991, Centers for Disease Control and the Department of Health issued recommendations for preventing lead poisoning in children which included coordination between public agencies and pediatricians.
The traditional reasoning has been that if two bullets are chemically indistinguishable, they probably came from the same pot of molten lead at the smelter or were manufactured on the same day by the same company.
Palmer points out that lead identified as spent ammunition in the form of shotgun pellets and fragments of bullets have been recovered from the gastro-intestinal tracts of dead and sick condors.
Research conducted by industrial medicine professionals, funded by the lead paint industry, provided the scientific basis for industry's claims that it could protect its own.
The sale of lead in paint was banned-in 1978, and its use as a gasoline additive ended in 1986.
if a given amount of lead in the metallic charge will result in a given amount of lead in castings;
The EPA has determined that lead poses a serious health hazard to everyone.
The alternatives have not yet displaced lead to any great extent, owing to cost issues and to the fact that lead remains perfectly legal to use.
Root Markets operates the Root Exchange and Root Publisher, two technology platforms that offer the most advanced electronic lead trading systems available.