In the lead
Crossword Clue and Answers

Looking for answers to the "In the lead" crossword clue? it's your lucky day, we have them! Today we have 6 crossword solutions for In the lead.

We most recently saw this clue in USA Today.

We deem In the lead to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 6 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • USA Today - Wednesday, 26 May 2021
  • USA Today - Friday, 5 Feb 2021
  • USA Today - Wednesday, 30 Dec 2020
  • The Guardian Quick - Tuesday, 7 Jan 2020
  • The Daily Mail Quick - Wednesday, 1 May 2019
  • The New York Times Crossword - Tuesday, 13 Nov 2018
  • The Guardian Quick - Friday, 2 Nov 2018
  • The Daily Mail Quick - Wednesday, 31 Oct 2018
  • Irish Times Simplex Crossword - Wednesday, 11 Jul 2018
  • Irish Times Simplex Crossword - Monday, 2 Oct 2017
  • The New York Times Mini - Monday, 31 Jul 2017
  • Irish Times Simplex Crossword - Saturday, 4 Feb 2017

Crossword Answers

5 letters


Having the leading position or higher score in a contest; "he is ahead by a pawn"; "the leading team in the pennant race"

Ranking above all others; "was first in her class"; "the foremost figure among marine artists"; "the top graduate"

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7 letters

Going or proceeding or going in advance; showing the way; "we rode in the leading car"; "the leading edge of technology"

8 letters

Leading or ahead in a competition; "the horse was three lengths ahead going into the home stretch"; "ahead by two pawns"; "our candidate is in the lead in the polls"; "way out front in the race"; "the advertising campaign put them out front in sales"


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