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Synonyms for leadership
ˈli dərˌʃɪplead·er·ship

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  1. leadership, leadingnoun

    the activity of leading

    "his leadership inspired the team"

    leaders, leading, lead

  2. leadership, leadersnoun

    the body of people who lead a group

    "the national leadership adopted his plan"

    leaders, leading

  3. leadershipnoun

    the status of a leader

    "they challenged his leadership of the union"

    leaders, leading

  4. leadershipnoun

    the ability to lead

    "he believed that leadership can be taught"

    leaders, leading

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  1. leadershipnoun

    guidance, direction, lead, conduct

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  1. leadershipnoun

    direction, command, guidance, primacy, supremacy, domination, hegemony

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  1. Donald Trump:

    If Senate Democrats decide that party loyalty matters more than national security and if Republican leadership decides that showboating is more important than stopping this deal, then the single most important issue in 2016 will be stopping Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon.

  2. Norihiro Yamaguchi:

    While we did not discount the possibility of a widening of the band to secure a smooth leadership transition, Kuroda appears to have avoided a sharp rise in JGB yields before the end of the fiscal year, the decision to uphold policy rates comes at a cost. The BOJ will be forced to continue its massive JGB purchases to stem speculation of additional YCC tweaks, which will worsen market liquidity.

  3. Igor Akinshin:

    There will be a firming of the currency - towards 61 (roubles per dollar), maybe lower, towards 60, however, we need a set of measures - a single rate hike as such may not be enough ... comments on further steps from the leadership of the central bank are crucial.

  4. Damian Collins:

    Evidence uncovered by my Committee shows he still has questions to answer yet hes continued to duck them, refusing to respond to our invitations directly or sending representatives who dont have the right information, mark Zuckerberg continually fails to show the levels of leadership and personal responsibility that should be expected from someone who sits at the top of one of the worlds biggest companies.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Donald Trump offers no moral leadership. Donald Trump has no interest in unifying the country. There's no evidence the presidency has awakened Donald Trump conscience.

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