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lead the way

This page is about the idiom lead the way

Meaning: If you lead the way, you show others where to go or what to do.

For example:

  • When it came to exploring new directions in popular music, the Beatles definitely led the way.

  • We should ask Carlos to lead the way. He knows this area better than any of us.

Quick Quiz:

You lead the way and we will

a. wait here

b. go the other way

c. follow you

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Contributor: Matt Errey