Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Lead"

The meaning of "Lead" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does 'lead rods' in the below sentence mean?

When my mother returned home, the rain was coming down in lead rods. mean?
A: I've never heard that expression, but it might mean very heavy rain, like lead rods.
Q: What does lead mean?
A: Puede significar "plomo" o "guiar/conducir". Depende de la oración.
Q: What does led mean?
A: led is the past tense of lead

a synonym of led is guided

"...the blindfolded British officer was guided through the lines..."

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Q: What does "lead less" in 315 mean?
A: He is referring to the lead in a pencil. So, I think, this is an insult. You can't write without lead in your pencil. So this person has no imagination.
Q: What does to melt lead mean?
A: To melt something is to apply heat to change the physical state of the object. Example: when an ice cube melts it turns into water.

Lead is a soft metal. It is melted down to a liquid so it can be poured into a mold and harden as a shape.

Example sentences using "Lead"

Q: Please show me example sentences with lead by example .
A:
In order to be a good parent, you should really lead by example. That way, your children can copy your actions and do as you do.
Q: Please show me example sentences with lead to.
A: This road will lead to (go to) the town centre .
Watching BTS will lead to (result in) you knowing about them.
Reading these sentences will lead to (result in) you know how to use the expression, 'lead to'.
Q: Please show me example sentences with led to.
A: I took an art class that led to me working at a museum.
Q: Please show me example sentences with lead.
A: Lead (sounds like leed) the way. (verb)
The horse took the lead in the race. ( noun)
The male dancer will lead the female.(verb)
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.(verb)
Lead me to the treasure. (verb)

The pot was made of lead(pronounced lehd) (noun, metal)
Colonel mustard committed the murder with the lead pipe.
Q: Please show me example sentences with lead up to.
A: In the hours that led up to the wedding, the groom suddenly had cold feet.

In the weeks leading up to our graduation, we worked very hard.

In the months that lead up to summer, Trump hopes to build a wall between the US and Mexican border.

(In the sewers) This ladder will lead up to the city.

Synonyms of "Lead" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between lead up to and lead to ?
A: Great question, they are sometimes the same

The difference comes when you are saying things like

What local effects will Brexit lead to?
as opposed to
The vote in the house will lead up to a popular vote
Q: What is the difference between lead, direct and guide ?
A: They can all be used for the same purpose. There's no difference.

"I leaded her down the halls"
"I directed her down the halls"
"I guided her down the halls"
all means the same thing '^' and it doesn't matter which word you use
Q: What is the difference between lead (example: He will lead a girl) and brought (example: brought my friend) ?
A: Lead is usually used liked this:
“I lead her in the wrong direction.”
“Can you lead the way.”
“One thing lead to another.”

Brought:
“I brought along a friend.”
Q: What is the difference between lead and lead ?
A: You can lead something or it can be what goes in your pencil depending on the context.
For example:Can you lead the class today?
Can I borrow your lead?
Q: What is the difference between lead and drive ?
A: "Lead" would be used when you're walking
"Drive" would be used when you're in a car and driving

Translations of "Lead"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? lead in a ballpoint pen
A: A ballpoint pen has ink in it. Is this what you are asking?
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? what is "the lead" (i.g. in a vacuum cleaner)?
A: it is the electric power cable
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "read" and "lead"
A: Why don't "lead" the way?
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? He is in the lead. Then what can I say when I am the worst place?
A: Yes then you are in last place.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? hard woke lead to smart success
A: "Hard work leads to great success." is a more natural way to say it.

Other questions about "Lead"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce read and lead.
A: There are two pronunciations to each of them. The first is to read: actively reading a story. The second is read: “I already read this sentence!”
The first lead rhymes with “reed” and means you are first or having others follow you. The second lead is an element that is used in pencils or ammunition.
Q: What exactly does 'lead' mean as in Eat lead?
A: "Eat lead" is an expression for when you shoot someone. Bullets used to be made out of lead so "eat lead" means to get shot
Q: What do " lead with business outcomes" and "pull through demand" mean?

We were able to lead with business outcomes and pull through demand for technology solutions.
A: lead with business means you got the output better than you expected and
pull through demand is just barely succeeded in meeting the demands
Q: How "led" and "lead" are pronounced? Thanks
A: That is a bit tricky. Led is pronounced led (as in bed, red, said). But lead can either be the verb (pronounced with "ee" as in tree, bee, key) or the metal (pronounced led as in bed, red, etc..)
Q: What does "lead" in 1023 mean?
A: It's a term used by police for information that can lead them to a person they are looking for. The tips or information they get are called "leads".

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