Is leading a Scrabble word?

Yes, leading is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 9 points in Scrabble, and 12 points in Words with Friends

Leading is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word leading

The meaning of leading


20 definitions of the word leading.


  1. Take somebody somewhere
  2. Have as a result or residue
  3. Tend to or result in
  4. Travel in front of; go in advance of others
  5. Cause to undertake a certain action
  6. Stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
  7. Be in charge of
  8. Be ahead of others; be the first
  9. Be conducive to
  10. Lead, as in the performance of a composition; Barenboim conducted the Chicago symphony for years"
  11. Lead, extend, or afford access
  12. Move ahead (of others) in time or space
  13. Cause something to pass or lead somewhere
  14. Preside over


  1. Indicating the most important performer or role
  2. Greatest in importance or degree or significance or achievement
  3. Going or proceeding or going in advance; showing the way
  4. Having the leading position or higher score in a contest


  1. Thin strip of metal used to separate lines of type in printing
  2. The activity of leading

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in leading?

7 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

2 Anagrams of Leading

Anagrams are words that use the same letters as other words, but in a different order.

Anagrams are sometimes called a Word Unscramble

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to leading:

Unscramble the letters in leading

There are 10 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'leading'.

More words that can be made using the letters in leading