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synonyms for lead-in

  • foreword
  • addition
  • admittance
  • awakening
  • baptism
  • beginning
  • commencement
  • debut
  • essentials
  • establishment
  • exordium
  • inauguration
  • inception
  • induction
  • influx
  • ingress
  • initiation
  • insertion
  • installation
  • institution
  • interpolation
  • intro
  • launch
  • lead
  • opening
  • overture
  • preamble
  • preface
  • preliminaries
  • prelude
  • presentation
  • primer
  • prolegomenon
  • prologue
  • survey
  • basic principles
  • basic text
  • first acquaintance
  • first taste
  • opening remarks
  • pioneering
  • proem
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antonyms for lead-in

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  • close
  • closing
  • completion
  • conclusion
  • end
  • ending
  • epilogue
  • finish
  • termination
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How to use lead-in in a sentence

These differences of interests will lead to disputes, ill blood, and finally to separation.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
I looked round to see where our help was most wanted, and was about to lead them forward, when I heard the voice of the Alcalde.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
He was mounted on a spirited horse and his manner showed he was ready for any kind of an adventure, no matter where it might lead.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
The slightest yellowish-brown discoloration indicates the presence of lead.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Their jurisdictions overlapped and the Gascon would play second fiddle to no one save to his great brother-in-law.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Such a refusal would lead to quick enquiry—enquiry to information—information to want of confidence and speedy ruin.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
But the novel disappeared under the clothes with amazing celerity as the voice of her sister-in-law demanded admission.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
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WORDS RELATED TO LEAD-IN

  • aqueduct
  • cable
  • canal
  • channel
  • conductor
  • course
  • culvert
  • duct
  • flow
  • flume
  • gully
  • gutter
  • lead-in
  • lead-out
  • main
  • pipe
  • pipeline
  • race
  • sewer
  • spout
  • trough
  • tube
  • watercourse
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