Definitions of "lead"
  1. The act of proposing the expected response to a person giving evidence by means of directing inquiries
  2. An element offering guidance, hint, or insight
How to use "lead" in a sentence
  1. The lawyer was warned not to lead the witness during the cross-examination.
  2. The trail of evidence left behind was a useful lead in solving the case.
  3. The detective followed the lead and was able to identify the suspect.

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