to point out the way for (someone) especially from a position in front <an enthusiastic docent led our group through the art museum>
to serve as leader of <a senior programmer is leading the team that is developing the new accounting software>
to be at the front of <the local high school's marching band led the parade>
to be positioned along a certain course or in a certain direction <this old road leads to an abandoned quarry>
to give advice and instruction to (someone) regarding the course or process to be followed <the salesclerk led us through the maze of options now available to television buyers> Related Words godfather
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