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Definition of the noun lead story
What does lead story mean as a name of something?
- a news story of major importance
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by Oxford University Press
(Also lead story) item of news given the greatest prominence. —lead•er n. —lead•er•ship n. ▫ lead-in introduction, opening, etc.
The Sartre Dictionary (2008)
by Gary Cox
A short story by Sartre contained in a collection of short stories entitled The Wall, The Wall being the lead story in the collection. The same collection of short stories was later repackaged as Intimacy, Intimacy becoming the lead ...
by William H. Taft
ABC made it the lead story on the evening program; CBS stayed with a four-minute Panama Canal Treaty ...
The Annual issue's lead story was the finale to the ”Camelot Falls” arc by Kurt Busiek and Carlos Pacheco. The book also participated in the weekly series Countdown to Final Crisis, giving a different perspective on certain happenings that are ...
by Joan M. Reitz
lead story The most important item of news reported in an issue of a newspaper or newsmagazine, or in a television news broadcast, ...
by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions
conduce, conduct, leading, oversee, plumbum, precede, usher in; 8 moderate, whip hand; 9 advantage, come first, introduce, lead story, principal, upper hand; 10 contribute lead carbonate: 9 white lead leaden: 3 dun, sad, wan; 4 ashy, cold, ...
Heinemann English Dictionary (2001)
by Martin Manser
lead story ( leed ...
by Lee Server
La Spina's tale seemed more than appropriate and thus became the landmark publication's first lead story when The Thrill Book made its debut with a cover date of March 15, 1919 (and a rather bland come-on atop the title: “A Delightful ...
by Robert W. Hamblin, Charles A. Peek
the detective story with "Smoke," which is firmly grounded in the Poe/Doyle tradition and later became the lead story in Knight's Gambit (1949). A number of the Doctor Martino stories contain supernatural elements, although they do not rank ...
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