Translation of "lead" - English-Italian dictionary

lead

noun uk /liːd/

the state of winning a competition

vantaggio
She’s in the lead (= winning).
France have a three-goal lead.

the main person in a movie or play

parte principale
She plays the lead in both movies.

UK (US leash) a chain, piece of leather, etc. that you attach to a dog’s neck and hold in order to control the dog

guinzaglio
Dogs must be kept on a lead.

(Translation of “lead noun” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)