Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Korean translation of “lead”

See all translations

lead

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

Definitions of “lead” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

advent calendar

a decorative piece of card, often hung on the wall, that has a small opening with a door for each of the days of the month before Christmas. Children open one of these doors each day, finding a picture under it.

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

tweleb noun

December 22, 2014
informal a Twitter celebrity; (more specifically, someone who has more than 1,000 followers on Twitter) There were a few old and a few new faces, including a tweleb or two. Expect to see and hear more from these cool kids.

Read More