Translation of "lead" - English-Spanish dictionary

lead

noun

the state of being first

liderato
We have a lead over the rest of the world in this kind of research.

the act of leading

liderazgo
We all followed his lead and entered the room.

the amount by which one is ahead of others

ventaja
He has a lead of twenty metres (over the man in second place).

a leather strap or chain for leading a dog etc

correa
All dogs must be kept on a lead.

a piece of information which will help to solve a mystery etc

pista
The police have several leads concerning the identity of the thief.

a leading part in a play etc

primer papel, papel principal, papel protagonista
Who plays the lead in that film?

(Translation of “lead” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)