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See definition of leadin on Dictionary.com
  • as inintroduction
  • as incurtain raiser
  • as inlead-in
  • as inprolegomenon
  • as inconduit

synonyms for leadin

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

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  • close
  • closing
  • conclusion
  • end
  • ending
  • finish
  • completion
  • epilogue
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      How to use leadin in a sentence

      I've read some leadin' articles about you gentlemen controllin' her, but she's gettin' a bit of her own back.
      THE POISON BELTARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
      But the leadin hoss of the pirut ship stopt suddent on comin to the oats, and commenst for to devour them.
      THE COMPLETE WORKS OF ARTEMUS WARDCHARLES FARRAR BROWNE (AKA ARTEMUS WARD)
      She'd been leadin' up to it so much I couldn't put off askin' any longer.
      TO HIM THAT HATHLEROY SCOTT
      The baldheid's leadin' them a', I tellt ye he'd——Na, he's gien up!
      MR. PUNCH IN THE HIGHLANDSVARIOUS
      Tell 'em to take that trail leadin' to Kinney's cañon—this side.
      THE TRAIL HORDECHARLES ALDEN SELTZER
      Here, this is yer hoss, an' yere's the leadin' strap fer the others.
      THE DEVIL'S OWNRANDALL PARRISH
      "Why, he's the leadin' man in this section, and a Smyrna man at that," explained the marshal.
      THE SKIPPER AND THE SKIPPEDHOLMAN DAY
      But mebbe she's just leadin' up to something, the way she did about that broken shaft when Jeff come home.
      THE LANDLORD AT LION'S HEAD, COMPLETEWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
      He told me he'd had one of the leadin' Boston architects to plan the thing out for him, and I tell you he's got something nice.
      THE LANDLORD AT LION'S HEAD, COMPLETEWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
      Now you'd better go out and find the man that started all this touse about a leadin' citizen.
      THE SKIPPER AND THE SKIPPEDHOLMAN DAY
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