31 Definitions of Lead

The definition of lead, the meaning of the word Lead:

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  • n. - An advantage held by a competitor in a race
  • n. - A soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element; bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes readily to dull grey
  • n. - Evidence pointing to a possible solution
  • n. - A position of leadership (especially in the phrase `take the lead')
  • n. - The angle between the direction a gun is aimed and the position of a moving target (correcting for the flight time of the missile)
  • n. - The introductory section of a story
  • n. - (sports) the score by which a team or individual is winning
  • n. - An actor who plays a principal role
  • n. - (baseball) the position taken by a base runner preparing to advance to the next base
  • n. - An indication of potential opportunity
  • n. - A news story of major importance
  • n. - The timing of ignition relative to the position of the piston in an internal-combustion engine
  • n. - Restraint consisting of a rope (or light chain) used to restrain an animal
  • n. - Thin strip of metal used to separate lines of type in printing
  • n. - Mixture of graphite with clay in different degrees of hardness; the marking substance in a pencil
  • n. - A jumper that consists of a short piece of wire
  • n. - The playing of a card to start a trick in bridge
  • v. - Take somebody somewhere
  • v. - Have as a result or residue
  • v. - Tend to or result in
  • v. - Travel in front of; go in advance of others
  • v. - Cause to undertake a certain action
  • v. - Stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
  • v. - Be in charge of
  • v. - Be ahead of others; be the first
  • v. - Be conducive to
  • v. - Lead, as in the performance of a composition; Barenboim conducted the Chicago symphony for years"
  • v. - Lead, extend, or afford access
  • v. - Move ahead (of others) in time or space
  • v. - Cause something to pass or lead somewhere
  • v. - Preside over

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Lead is worth 5 points in Scrabble, and 6 points in Words with Friends

There are 4 letters in lead: A D E L

3 Anagrams of Lead

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17 words found using the letters in "Lead"

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