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Synonyms for leader
ˈli dər

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Wiktionary

  1. leadernoun

    Any person or thing that leads or conducts.

    Synonyms:
    conductor, guide

  2. leadernoun

    Synonyms:
    conductor

  3. leadernoun

    Synonyms:
    pack leader, alpha

  4. leadernoun

    Synonyms:
    driver, drive wheel

  5. leadernoun

    One having authority to direct.

    We elected her team leader.

    Synonyms:
    commander, chief, chieftain

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. leader

    Synonyms:
    chief, director, guide, pioneer, head

    Antonyms:
    follower

Princeton's WordNet

  1. leadernoun

    a person who rules or guides or inspires others

    Synonyms:
    drawing card, loss leader

    Antonyms:
    follower

  2. drawing card, loss leader, leadernoun

    a featured article of merchandise sold at a loss in order to draw customers

    Synonyms:
    attraction, attracter, drawing card, draw, loss leader, attractor

    Antonyms:
    follower

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Editors Contribution

  1. kapo

    a jew who was put in charge by ss guards to force labor or administrative tasks on other jews.

    the kapo told us that we were to get a weeks worth of sleep so that we could work well.

    Submitted by anonymous on December 16, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. leadernoun

    Synonyms:
    guide, director, conductor, corypheus, cock of the walk, cock of the roost, first fiddle

  2. leadernoun

    Synonyms:
    chief, chieftain, commander

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. leadernoun

    Synonyms:
    guide, commander, corypheus, pilot, bellwether, protagonist, chief

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How to use leader in a sentence?

  1. Harry Reid:

    Chuck will be the next leader, i am confident of that.

  2. Vladimir Putin:

    He is a very flamboyant man, very talented, no doubt about that. But it’s not our business to judge his merits, it’s up to the voters of the United States, he is an absolute leader of the presidential race, as we see it today. He says that he wants to move to another level relations, a deeper level of relations with Russia.

  3. Joe Biden:

    On the global stage, there's fear, confusion and doubt, they are friend and foe and uncertain alike are wondering what's happened. They see an American acting more like one of Putin's poodles than the leader of the free world.

  4. Peter Kellner:

    I would personally be astonished if Corbyn does not end up as Labour's leader.

  5. United States:

    It would be extremely out of the ordinary for them not do this for a senior leader like al-Asiri, especially because his group in Yemen are putting out all sorts of statements all the time, every time a senior leader within al-Qaeda or its affiliate in Yemen has been killed, they have been quick to put out a statement. It's seen as a religious necessity from a Shariah point of view.

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