Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LEADING QUESTION

This was a leading question, and the Captain was more embarrassed than ever.

This was a leading question, for I did not yet know whither we were bound.

"That's a leading question," he answered, with some hesitation.

The leading question, in these cases, is, “What are the connections?”

He spoke truth, but he had evaded answering the leading question.

But stop,” said Mary Anna; “you must not ask him by a leading question.

If not exactly a leading question, it was certainly a hinting statement.

It was a leading question, and Jim explained his position frankly.

This was the leading question, and he considered it carefully.

After a moment, Carnac said: "Isn't that a leading question to an unmarried man?"