Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Italian translation of “lead”

lead

verb
 
/liːd/ (past tense and past participle led)
B1 to show someone where to go, usually by taking them to a place
portare, condurre, guidare
You lead and we’ll follow. She led them down the hall.
If a path or road leads somewhere, it goes there.
portare, condurre
That path leads to the beach.
to be winning a game
essere in testa
They were leading by eleven points at half-time.
to live in a particular way
condurre (vita)
He led a normal life despite his illness.
to be in control of a group, country, or situation
condurre
Amy was leading the discussion.
(Definition of lead verb from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “lead” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

initial

of or at the beginning

Word of the Day

Come on – you can do it! Phrasal verbs with ‘come’.

by Liz Walter​,
November 19, 2014
As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More