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Usage examples for leading

  1. No, what I was thinking of was the dreadful- yes, the dreadful life he has been leading the last two or two and a half years. – Mogens and Other Stories Mogens; The Plague At Bergamo; There Should Have Been Roses; Mrs. Fonss by Jens Peter Jacobsen
  2. Come below here," said Will, leading the way down the cliff. – Menhardoc by George Manville Fenn
  3. Once let Hoodie imagine she was being made fun of and all hope of leading her and making her love and trust you was over. – Hoodie by Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
  4. " I've been leading- a quiet life," he said gently. – Black Jack by Max Brand
  5. Mrs. Earle opened one of the doors leading from the room. – Somewhere in France by Richard Harding Davis
  6. Jack Gordon, the leading man. – The Film Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve
  7. If you follow his leading he will lead you on, - to himself." – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  8. Everything, afterwards, seemed to be leading down and away from it. – Father and Son by Edmund Gosse
  9. I know what happened to me, I've thought it all out, I wanted to get away from the life I was leading- I hated it so, I was crazy to have a chance, to see the world, to get nearer some of the beautiful things I knew were there, but couldn't reach.... – The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  10. The door leading to the front room stood wide. – Ashton-Kirk, Investigator by John T. McIntyre
  11. But the next morning she saw Dave ride away, leading a horse by his side. – The Cow Puncher by Robert J. C. Stead
  12. Look apout, look apout, and take care how you'll pe leading her. – Malcolm by George MacDonald
  13. He began with an explanation of the circumstances leading up to the present situation. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  14. A woman leading Maida. – Tarrano the Conqueror by Raymond King Cummings
  15. A man was speaking to me not long ago about one of the leading commercial men in this city. – Men in the Making by Ambrose Shepherd
  16. She said that they should only get entirely lost, for he was leading them altogether out of their way. – Jonas on a Farm in Winter by Jacob Abbott
  17. I had the greatest difficulty to get the horse I was leading to come on at all; I had no power over him whatever. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
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