Lead - Crossword Clue

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  1. evidence that helps to solve a problem
  2. a slight indication
  3. roll into a ball
  1. that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason; "his mind wandered"; "I couldn't get his words out of my head"
  2. an individual person; "tickets are $5 per head"
  3. (grammar) the word in a grammatical constituent that plays the same grammatical role as the whole constituent
  4. the educator who has executive authority for a school; "she sent unruly pupils to see the principal"
  5. a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about; "the heading seemed to have little to do with the text"
  6. the pressure exerted by a fluid; "a head of steam"
  7. the subject matter at issue;
  8. a dense cluster of flowers or foliage; "a head of cauliflower";
  9. a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer; "the point of the arrow was due north"
  10. remove the head of; "head the fish"
  11. the length or height based on the size of a human or animal head;
  12. oral stimulation
  1. Greek mathematician and inventor who devised a way to determine the area of a triangle and who described various mechanical devices (first century)
  2. the principal character in a play or movie or novel or poem
  3. a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese
  4. (Greek mythology) priestess of Aphrodite who killed herself when her lover Leander drowned while trying to swim the Hellespont to see her
  5. someone who fights for a cause
  6. (classical mythology) a being of great strength and courage celebrated for bold exploits; often the offspring of a mortal and a god
  7. a man distinguished by exceptional courage and nobility and strength; "RAF pilots were the heroes of the Battle of Britain"
  1. (of a clause) capable of standing syntactically alone as a complete sentence; "the main (or independent) clause in a complex sentence has at least a subject and a verb"
  2. most important element;
  3. of force; of the greatest possible intensity; "by main strength"
  4. a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage
  5. any very large body of (salt) water
  1. furnish with a preface or introduction; "She always precedes her lectures with a joke"; "He prefaced his lecture with a critical remark about the institution"
  2. move ahead (of others) in time or space
  3. be the predecessor of; "Bill preceded John in the long line of Susan's husbands"
  4. come before; "Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify"
  5. be earlier in time; go back further; "Stone tools precede bronze tools"
  1. be the leader of; "She spearheaded the effort to find a cure for the disease"
  2. the head and sharpened point of a spear
  3. the leading military unit in an attack
  4. someone who leads or initiates an activity (attack or campaign etc.)
  1. indicating the most important performer or role; "the leading man"; "prima ballerina"; "prima donna"; "a star figure skater"; "the starring role"; "a stellar role"; "a stellar performance"
  2. the topology of a network whose components are connected to a hub
  3. mark with an asterisk; "Linguists star unacceptable sentences"
  4. a star-shaped character * used in printing
  5. be the star in a performance
  6. (astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior
  7. feature as the star; "The movie stars Dustin Hoffman as an autistic man"
  8. any celestial body visible (as a point of light) from the Earth at night
  9. a performer who receives prominent billing
  10. an actor who plays a principal role
  11. a plane figure with 5 or more points; often used as an emblem
  1. direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
  2. direct (oneself) somewhere; "Steer clear of him"
  3. castrated bull
  4. be a guiding or motivating force or drive; "The teacher steered the gifted students towards the more challenging courses"
  5. an indication of potential opportunity; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"
  1. a truck with an enclosed cargo space
  2. a camper equipped with living quarters
  3. (Great Britain) a closed railroad car that carries baggage or freight
  4. the leading units moving at the head of an army
  5. any creative group active in the innovation and application of new concepts and techniques in a given field (especially in the arts)
  6. city in east turkey
Clue Database Last Updated: 16/07/2019 9:00am

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"My ___!"
"Notch" on Orion's belt
"Three cheers" recipient
"You are here" symbol
(The mighty) sea
A ditz hasn't one
A film might receive one
Ace intro for sales pitch
Achilles, e.g.
Actor in a principal role
Aerostar, e.g.
Airhead's lack?
Alpha, beta or gamma
Alpha, e.g.
Andromache romantically embraces Hector?
Animal in a roundup
Answer in half minute: pipe
Answer's opposite
Antares, for one
Appear before
Apt attachment to the sta
Astronomer's sighting
Astronomy figure
Award for a good student
Award of merit
Bad witness
Be editor of Independent, admitting wife is no friend of cyclists
Be featured (in)
Be in the driver's seat
Beanball target
Beef animal
Beef on the hoof
Beginning to lose a little lead
Big Dipper component
Big name
Big name debut cut short
Big performance opening pot
Big shot
Big shot: "How annoying to be rejected"
Bounding site?
Brain's site
Branded beast
Brave one
Brave person
Brilliant time to leave foundation
Burgers on the hoof
Camper, e.g.
Canopus or Aldebaran
Castor or Pollux
Cattle in a cattle drive
Cattle rancher's unit
Celebrity has to begin shortly
Celebrity sending nasty people back
Celebrity's expression of mild irritation is taken the wrong way
Celebrity, bald almost
Celestial body
Central street
Champion cutting down murderous king
Champion in the rotunda
Chief and the old woman at home
Chief in importance
Chief messenger doesn't take either side
Chinese checkers board sh
Christmas tree topper
Colonel Mustard's game
Come before
Come to a ___
Commercial vehicle
Common flag feature
Common flag symbol
Common street name
Constellation component
Constellation part
Corralled animal
Courageous person
Crisis point
Critic's unit
Cross: Christianity :: __
Crossword hint
Crossword hint?
Dallas Cowboy's emblem
Decorated cop, say
Deli offering
Deli order
Deli product
Deli sandwich
Deliverer's need
Delivery aid
Delivery means
Delivery vehicle
Detective's discovery
Diva, e.g.
Dressing room door figure
Drive - young ox
Drive ... or part of a ca
Dwarf or giant, maybe
Each state, symbolically
El Cid, to Spaniards
Expression of annoyance over principal
Famous traitors sent back
Farm animal’s direct course
Film's lead
Finally acclaim own Scottish chief
Fingerprint or dropped ha
Fingerprint, perhaps
Firefighter, maybe
Flag feature
Florist's vehicle
Footprint or loose thread
Footprint, maybe
Fourth row
Fruit man loaded into blue van
Game associated with the
Game with Colonel Mustard
Game with Miss Scarlet an
Gawp mostly, to see famous artiste
General acquisition
Girl's getting over object of adulation
Go ahead of
Go before
Go in advance of gym class, crossing playground with journalist
Good student's reward
Goods vehicle
Grade schooler's reward
Guide - bullock
Guide soothsayer round Petra's centre
Guitar ___ (hit video gam
Half-naked celebrity
Handyman's vehicle
Have the helm
Have the lead
Have the tiller
Have the wheel
Have the wheel of a car
He's no bull
Head for the ranch?
Head of a ranch
Head out on the ranch?
Head out on the range
Heart recipient, perhaps
Heavenly light
Help for a detective
Help for Nancy Drew
Hercules or Ulysses
Hint for Holmes
Hold the wheel
Hollywood Boulevard sight
Hollywood sighting
Hurried round region containing hot lead
I will abandon useless vehicle
Investigation aid
It may be bounding
It may be branded
It may be found with a ma
It may be rounded up in a
It might cross 1st, 2nd a
It often goes out with a
It often has sliding door
It'll help you make your
John, at sea
Key to the city recipient
Kind of a drag
Kind of witness
Kindergarten "grade"
Knight in shining armor
Lead and phosphorus sink
Lead deserters head north
Lead is found in Costa Rica
Lead player
Lead that woman with a daughter to eat fruit
Lead, helium and nitrogen escapes
Leading actor
Leading force
Leading force in a military attack
Leading lady first to depart flight
Leading part in drama, initially
Leading performer nude? Not half
Leander's love
Leander's lover
Leather source
Lettuce unit
Life saver
Lifesaver, e.g.
Lifesaver, say
Lights in HMP Slade out around one
Long lunch?
Long sandwich
Loooong sandwich
Lover's part in Swedish erotica
Lower-left phone button
Lucille Ball, notably
Macy's logo
Magi guide
Magi's interest
Magic wand tip
Male protagonist
Man of the hour
Manage the helm
Marquee name
Marquee topper
Marquee-name entertainer
Medal awardee, maybe
Medal of honor recipient
Medal recipient
Medal winner for bravery
Military award
Milky Way unit
Most important
Most prestigious part of flight - after one disembarks
Mover's need
Movers' vehicle
Movie rating unit
Moving option
Moving sight
Moving vehicle
Mystery novel element
Night light
Night twinkler
Nighttime twinkler
Novel's protagonist
Object of decoration
Object under a magnifying
Oddly coloured lead
Old phone's lack
One assigned to a bomb?
One driven off to break senior pilot
One getting a decoration
One may win a heart
One of seven in the Big D
One of the cattle in a ca
One telephone button
One who saves the day
One with a print outside
Parade figure
Parade honoree
Parade honoree, perhaps
Part of a constellation
Part of a ranch herd
Person with a medal, mayb
Phone button
Phone button below the 7
Play a big part
Play the lead
Poet's always following street guide
Pointed symbol
Polaris or Sirius
Polaris, e.g.
Possible church school pu
Principal male character
Principal sea area off Ireland, not large
Print, maybe
Professor Plum's game
Prominent player
Prompt to include large hint
Proxima Centauri, for one
Public figure like William I, say, not outwardly evil
Purple Heart recipient
Ranch animal
Ranch head
Range rover
Ratings unit
Representation of a state
Restaurant review symbol
Reviewer's award
Reviewer's unit
River or stream source
River source; leader
River source; promontory
Rodeo animal
Roundup animal
Ryder rental
Sandwich that requires tw
School reward
Serpent takes shelter in the land of Nod
She's possessive with love for leading man
Sherlock's find
Shoe impression, maybe
Sirius, e.g.
Sizable sandwich
Sky light
Sleuth's find
Sleuth's need
Sliding door place
Sliding door site
Slight indication
Something to move with
Something to wish upon
Spanish tar
Star in Fiddler on the Roof
Stay (clear of)
Stockholder's responsibil
Street that may be a U.S.
Street with stores, usual
Submarine sandwich
Subway fare?
Subway purchase
Superman, e.g.
Symbol on a Cowboy's helm
Symbol on a flag
Symbol on a phone button
Symbol on the Hollywood W
Take the conn
Take the lead
Telephone button
The sun, e.g.
They may have brand ident
This is a reminder to invest pounds
This is oddly coloured
This is one
This star gets into bed to have cigar
This, for example
This, for one, is not even cultured
Those who squeal about mark on horse
Tip, informally
Top banana
Top celebrity
Toronto daily
Transportation for many a
Turn left or right, say
Turn right, e.g.
Turn the wheel
Turn this way or that
TV show to begin with loss of ship in radio message
Two-handed sandwich
U-Haul rental
U-Haul unit
Use a joystick
Usher in
Van went fast to catch a flightless bird
Vehicle parked in Pennsylvania
Vehicle with sliding door
Walk of Fame embedment
Walk of Fame symbol
Water carrier
Water conduit
Water pipe
Water source
What a loose thread might
What a private eye may ey
What a wrangler wrangles
What animal does a bulldo
What for Beckenbauer also makes a team?
Where water flows in the open ocean
White knight
Who wants leading parts in street theatre and rep?
Whodunit board game
Wield a wheel
Wishing spot
With 34D, a mariner's gui
With 40A, a firebrand
Woman's over leading actor
Word in many a Nancy Drew
Work the wheel
Worker installs one gas-pipe
Wrangler's concern

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