Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) lead, leading (thin strip of metal used to separate lines of type in printing)
- S: (n) leadership, leading (the activity of leading) "his leadership inspired the team"
- S: (v) lead, take, direct, conduct, guide (take somebody somewhere) "We lead him to our chief"; "can you take me to the main entrance?"; "He conducted us to the palace"
- S: (v) leave, result, lead (produce as a result or residue) "The water left a mark on the silk dress"; "Her blood left a stain on the napkin"
- S: (v) lead (tend to or result in) "This remark lead to further arguments among the guests"
- S: (v) lead, head (travel in front of; go in advance of others) "The procession was headed by John"
- S: (v) lead (cause to undertake a certain action) "Her greed led her to forge the checks"
- S: (v) run, go, pass, lead, extend (stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point) "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"
- S: (v) head, lead (be in charge of) "Who is heading this project?"
- S: (v) lead, top (be ahead of others; be the first) "she topped her class every year"
- S: (v) contribute, lead, conduce (be conducive to) "The use of computers in the classroom lead to better writing"
- S: (v) conduct, lead, direct (lead, as in the performance of a composition) "conduct an orchestra; Barenboim conducted the Chicago symphony for years"
- S: (v) go, lead (lead, extend, or afford access) "This door goes to the basement"; "The road runs South"
- S: (v) precede, lead (move ahead (of others) in time or space)
- S: (v) run, lead (cause something to pass or lead somewhere) "Run the wire behind the cabinet"
- S: (v) moderate, chair, lead (preside over) "John moderated the discussion"
- S: (adj) leading, prima, star, starring, stellar (indicating the most important performer or role) "the leading man"; "prima ballerina"; "prima donna"; "a star figure skater"; "the starring role"; "a stellar role"; "a stellar performance"
- S: (adj) leading, preeminent (greatest in importance or degree or significance or achievement) "our greatest statesmen"; "the country's leading poet"; "a preeminent archeologist"
- S: (adj) leading (going or proceeding or going in advance; showing the way) "we rode in the leading car"; "the leading edge of technology"
- S: (adj) ahead, in the lead, leading (having the leading position or higher score in a contest) "he is ahead by a pawn"; "the leading team in the pennant race"