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leader

lead·er

leader

 
 
pronunciation:
li dr
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part of speech: noun
definition: a person who directs or guides others or who has the most power in a group.
The men followed their leader into the woods.He was a strong and powerful leader of the army.
synonyms:
chief, head
similar words:
boss, captain, guide, lord, manager, master, president, principal, ruler, superintendent, supervisor
derivation: leaderless (adj.)
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