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General dictionaries General (37 matching dictionaries)
  1. lead, lead, the lead: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. lead, lead: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. lead: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. lead: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. lead, lead, lead: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. lead: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Lead, lead: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. lead, the lead: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Lead: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. lead: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. lead: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. lead: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. lead, the lead: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. lead (n.), lead (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Lead, lead: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. lead: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. lead: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Lead(metal), Lead (Japanese Group), Lead (band), Lead (dance), Lead (disambiguation), Lead (electronics), Lead (element), Lead (engineering), Lead (geology), Lead (leash), Lead (leg), Lead (metal), Lead (music), Lead (news), Lead (sea ice), Lead (tack), Lead, The Lead: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. lead: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Lead: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. lead: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. lead: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. Lead: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. lead: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. Lead (dog): Britih-American Dictionary [home, info]
  26. lead: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  27. lead: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  28. Lead: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  29. Lead: Encarta® Online Encyclopedia, North American Edition [home, info]
  30. Lead: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  31. lead: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  32. lead: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  33. lead: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  34. lead: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  35. lead: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. lead: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Lead: Beginners' Bridge Glossay [home, info]
  3. Lead: Natural Magick [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. Lead: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. lead: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  3. Lead: bizterms.net [home, info]
  4. Lead: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  5. Lead: Wideman Comparative Glossary of Project Management Terms [home, info]
  6. Lead(metal), Lead (element), Lead (metal), lead: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  7. Lead(metal), Lead (element), Lead (metal), lead: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  8. lead (Pb): BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Lead: Cybernetics and Systems [home, info]
  2. Lead(metal), Lead (element), Lead (metal), Lead (music), lead: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Lead: Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Lead: Merck Manuals [home, info]
  3. lead: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. Lead: Health and Wellness Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Lead(metal), Lead (element), Lead (metal), lead: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. lead: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  2. Lead: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. lead: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]
  4. LEAD: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  5. LEAD: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  6. lead: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Lead: Smith's Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. lead: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  2. LEAD: The Mineral Gallery [home, info]
  3. Lead: Extragalactic Astronomy [home, info]
  4. Lead: The Orchid Lady's Illustrated Orchid Encyclopedia [home, info]
  5. lead: WebElements Periodic Table of the Elements [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. lead: The Folk File [home, info]
  2. Lead, lead: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. lead: Pinochle Glossary [home, info]
  2. lead, lead: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  3. LEAD: CAVE AND KARST TERMINOLOGY [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (15 matching dictionaries)
  1. lead: Electronics [home, info]
  2. lead: NATURAL RESOURCES DEFENSE COUNCIL [home, info]
  3. Lead: Glossary of Air Pollution Terms [home, info]
  4. Lead: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  5. LEAD: Roofing Terms [home, info]
  6. lead: Construction deterioration & building durability glossary [home, info]
  7. lead: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  8. Lead: Explosives [home, info]
  9. lead: Illustrated Glass Dictionary [home, info]
  10. LEAD: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  11. Lead: Glossary of Mining Terms [home, info]
  12. lead: Search Engine Dictionary [home, info]
  13. lead: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  14. Lead: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]
  15. lead: Television: Critical Methods and Applications [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (lead)

noun:  the playing of a card to start a trick in bridge ("The lead was in the dummy")
noun:  a position of leadership (especially in the phrase `take the lead') ("He takes the lead in any group")
noun:  mixture of graphite with clay in different degrees of hardness; the marking substance in a pencil
noun:  thin strip of metal used to separate lines of type in printing
noun:  an advantage held by a competitor in a race ("He took the lead at the last turn")
noun:  evidence pointing to a possible solution ("The police are following a promising lead")
noun:  the introductory section of a story ("It was an amusing lead-in to a very serious matter")
noun:  a news story of major importance
noun:  (baseball) the position taken by a base runner preparing to advance to the next base ("He took a long lead off first")
noun:  the angle between the direction a gun is aimed and the position of a moving target (correcting for the flight time of the missile)
noun:  a soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element; bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes readily to dull gray ("The children were playing with lead soldiers")
noun:  the timing of ignition relative to the position of the piston in an internal-combustion engine
noun:  an indication of potential opportunity ("A good lead for a job")
noun:  a jumper that consists of a short piece of wire ("It was a tangle of jumper cables and clip leads")
noun:  restraint consisting of a rope (or light chain) used to restrain an animal
noun:  an actor who plays a principal role
verb:  tend to or result in ("This remark lead to further arguments among the guests")
verb:  be ahead of others; be the first
verb:  pass or spend ("Lead a good life")
verb:  cause to undertake a certain action
verb:  travel in front of; go in advance of others
verb:  take somebody somewhere ("We lead him to our chief")
verb:  be in charge of
verb:  be conducive to ("The use of computers in the classroom lead to better writing")
verb:  lead, extend, or afford access
verb:  cause something to pass or lead somewhere
verb:  lead, as in the performance of a composition
verb:  move ahead (of others) in time or space
verb:  result in
verb:  preside over
verb:  stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point

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Phrases that include lead:   go down like a lead balloon, lead acid accumulator, go over like a lead balloon, lead glance, goes over like a lead balloon, more...

Words similar to lead:   conduct, direct, star, chair, conduce, contribute, extend, go, guide, head, hint, leaded, lead-in, leading, leadless, leash, leave, led, moderate, pass, more...


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