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leading

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2 highest in rank or authority
  • served as the leading counsel on the defendant's legal team
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leading

verb , present participle of lead

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1 to point out the way for (someone) especially from a position in front
  • an enthusiastic docent led our group through the art museum
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2 to serve as leader of
  • a senior programmer is leading the team that is developing the new accounting software
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3 to be at the front of
  • the local high school's marching band led the parade
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4 to be positioned along a certain course or in a certain direction
  • this old road leads to an abandoned quarry
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5 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
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