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spearhead

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to serve as leader of
  • unofficially at least, Martin Luther King spearheaded the civil rights movement

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spearhead

noun

Synonyms of spearhead (Entry 2 of 2)

as in forefront, vanguard

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The first known use of spearhead was in the 14th century

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“Spearhead.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spearhead. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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