[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/
plural noun, Economics.
data that reflect current economic conditions and can suggest future developments or fluctuations in the nation’s economy: issued, usually monthly, by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis in the Commerce Department.
[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/ noun 1. an important or influential person: a leading light of the community. /ˈliːdɪŋ/ noun 1. an important or outstanding person, esp in an organization or cause 2. (nautical) a less common term for range light An important or influential individual, as in Jim was a leading light in his community. This […]
[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/ noun 1. an actor who plays the principal male role in a motion picture or play. /ˈliːdɪŋ/ noun 1. a man who plays the main part in a film, play, etc
[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/ noun, Navigation. 1. either of two conspicuous objects regarded as points on a line (leading line) upon which a vessel can sail a safe course.
[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/ noun 1. a question so worded as to suggest the proper or desired answer. /ˈliːdɪŋ/ noun 1. a question phrased in a manner that tends to suggest the desired answer, such as What do you think of the horrible effects of pollution? An unfair question that is designed to guide the respondent: […]