leader /ˈliːdɚ/ noun
plural leaders
plural leaders
Learner's definition of LEADER
: someone or something that leads others: such as
: someone who guides other people
: someone or something that is ahead of others in a race or competition
: a powerful person who controls or influences what other people do : a person who leads a group, organization, country, etc.
: a person, group, or organization that is the best or most successful in some activity
: a person who leads a musical group
specifically US : the conductor of an orchestra
British : concertmaster
British : 2editorial
see also loss leader

— leaderless

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