Translation of "lead" - English-Polish dictionary

lead

noun uk us /liːd/
WINNING [ no plural ]

B2 a winning position during a race or other situation where people are competing

prowadzenie, przywództwo
She's in the lead (= winning).
France has just taken the lead (= started to win).
a three-goal lead
FILM/PLAY [ C ]

the main person in a film or play

główna rola
She plays the lead in both films.
DOG [ C ] UK ( US leash)

a chain or piece of leather fixed to a dog's collar so that it can be controlled

smycz
Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times.
ELECTRICITY [ C ] UK ( US cord)

the wire that connects a piece of electrical equipment to the electricity supply

przewód, kabel
INFORMATION [ C ]

information about a crime that police are trying to solve

trop, wskazówka
Police are chasing up a new lead.

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