Definition of Lede

1. Noun. The introductory section of a story. "It was an amusing lead-in to a very serious matter"

Exact synonyms: Lead, Lead-in
Group relationships: News Article, News Story, Newspaper Article
Generic synonyms: Section, Subdivision



Definition of Lede

1. Noun. (context: Now chiefly UK dialectal singular) A man; person. ¹

2. Noun. (context: chiefly UK dialectal Scotland collective plural) Men; people, folk. ¹

3. Noun. (context: UK dialectal Scotland singular) A people or nation. ¹

4. Noun. (context: Now chiefly UK dialectal plural) Tenements; holdings; possessions. ¹

5. Noun. (US journalism) The introductory paragraph(s) of a newspaper or other news article. (Usage is “customary in many editorial rooms”.) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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lecythi
lecythiform
lecythis
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leddy
lede (current term)
ledeless
ledely
lederhosen
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ledge
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ledgement
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ledger board
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ledger line
ledger lines

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