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plomo [plú.mu.] : lead (n.); nail washer (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: plomo: lead ]

Derivatives of plomo


Glosses:
lead
n. (attribute)1. leadan advantage held by a competitor in a race.; "he took the lead at the last turn"
~ advantage, vantagethe quality of having a superior or more favorable position.; "the experience gave him the advantage over me"
n. (substance)2. atomic number 82, lead, pba soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element; bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes readily to dull grey.; "the children were playing with lead soldiers"
~ metal, metallic elementany of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc..
~ cerussite, white lead orea mineral consisting of lead carbonate that is an important source of lead.
~ galenasoft blue-grey mineral; lead sulfide; a major source of lead.
~ hard leadunrefined lead that is hard because of the impurities it contains.
~ antimonial lead, hard leada lead alloy that contains about 5% antimony.
~ pig leadlead that is cast in pigs.
n. (cognition)3. lead, track, trailevidence pointing to a possible solution.; "the police are following a promising lead"; "the trail led straight to the perpetrator"
~ evidence, groundsyour basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief.; "the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling"
n. (act)4. leada position of leadership (especially in the phrase `take the lead').; "he takes the lead in any group"; "we were just waiting for someone to take the lead"; "they didn't follow our lead"
~ leadership, leadingthe activity of leading.; "his leadership inspired the team"
n. (shape)5. leadthe angle between the direction a gun is aimed and the position of a moving target (correcting for the flight time of the missile).
~ anglethe space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians.
n. (communication)6. lead, lead-in, ledethe introductory section of a story.; "it was an amusing lead-in to a very serious matter"
~ news article, news story, newspaper articlean article reporting news.
~ section, subdivisiona self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical).; "he always turns first to the business section"; "the history of this work is discussed in the next section"
n. (quantity)7. lead(sports) the score by which a team or individual is winning.
~ athletics, sportan active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition.
~ scorea number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest.; "the score was 7 to 0"
n. (person)8. lead, principal, staran actor who plays a principal role.
~ actor, histrion, thespian, role player, playera theatrical performer.
~ co-starone of two actors who are given equal status as stars in a play or film.
~ film star, movie stara star who plays leading roles in the cinema.
~ matinee idol, idolsomeone who is adored blindly and excessively.
~ television star, tv stara star in a television show.
n. (location)9. lead(baseball) the position taken by a base runner preparing to advance to the next base.; "he took a long lead off first"
~ baseball, baseball gamea ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs.; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
~ position, placethe particular portion of space occupied by something.; "he put the lamp back in its place"
n. (communication)10. confidential information, hint, lead, steer, tip, windan indication of potential opportunity.; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"
~ counseling, counselling, guidance, counsel, directionsomething that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action.
n. (communication)11. lead, lead storya news story of major importance.
~ news article, news story, newspaper articlean article reporting news.
n. (attribute)12. lead, spark advancethe timing of ignition relative to the position of the piston in an internal-combustion engine.
~ timingthe time when something happens.
n. (artifact)13. lead, leash, tetherrestraint consisting of a rope (or light chain) used to restrain an animal.
~ constraint, restrainta device that retards something's motion.; "the car did not have proper restraints fitted"
n. (artifact)14. lead, leadingthin strip of metal used to separate lines of type in printing.
~ strip, slipartifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material.
n. (artifact)15. lead, pencil leadmixture of graphite with clay in different degrees of hardness; the marking substance in a pencil.
~ lead pencilpencil that has graphite as the marking substance.
~ black lead, graphite, plumbagoused as a lubricant and as a moderator in nuclear reactors.
n. (artifact)16. booster cable, jumper cable, jumper lead, leada jumper that consists of a short piece of wire.; "it was a tangle of jumper cables and clip leads"
~ clip leada short piece of wire with alligator clips on both ends.
~ jumpera small connector used to make temporary electrical connections.
~ conducting wire, wirea metal conductor that carries electricity over a distance.
n. (act)17. leadthe playing of a card to start a trick in bridge.; "the lead was in the dummy"
~ turn, play(game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession.; "it is my turn"; "it is still my play"
~ card game, cardsa game played with playing cards.
v. (motion)18. conduct, direct, guide, lead, taketake somebody somewhere.; "We lead him to our chief"; "can you take me to the main entrance?"; "He conducted us to the palace"
~ beaconguide with a beacon.
~ handguide or conduct or usher somewhere.; "hand the elderly lady into the taxi"
~ misguide, mislead, lead astray, misdirectlead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions.; "The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver"
~ usher, showtake (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums.; "The usher showed us to our seats"
v. (stative)19. lead, leave, resulthave as a result or residue.; "The water left a mark on the silk dress"; "Her blood left a stain on the napkin"
~ give rise, bring about, producecause to happen, occur or exist.; "This procedure produces a curious effect"; "The new law gave rise to many complaints"; "These chemicals produce a noxious vapor"; "the new President must bring about a change in the health care system"
~ leadtend to or result in.; "This remark lead to further arguments among the guests"
~ leaveact or be so as to become in a specified state.; "The inflation left them penniless"; "The president's remarks left us speechless"
~ leavehave left or have as a remainder.; "That left the four of us"; "19 minus 8 leaves 11"
v. (stative)20. leadtend to or result in.; "This remark lead to further arguments among the guests"
~ entail, implicateimpose, involve, or imply as a necessary accompaniment or result.; "What does this move entail?"
~ necessitatecause to be a concomitant.
~ lead, result, leavehave as a result or residue.; "The water left a mark on the silk dress"; "Her blood left a stain on the napkin"
v. (motion)21. head, leadtravel in front of; go in advance of others.; "The procession was headed by John"
~ precede, leadmove ahead (of others) in time or space.
~ draw awaymove ahead of (one's competitors) in a race.
~ head up, headbe the first or leading member of (a group) and excel.; "This student heads the class"
v. (communication)22. leadcause to undertake a certain action.; "Her greed led her to forge the checks"
~ cause, induce, stimulate, make, get, havecause to do; cause to act in a specified manner.; "The ads induced me to buy a VCR"; "My children finally got me to buy a computer"; "My wife made me buy a new sofa"
~ giveguide or direct, as by behavior of persuasion.; "You gave me to think that you agreed with me"
v. (stative)23. extend, go, lead, pass, runstretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point.; "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"
~ beoccupy a certain position or area; be somewhere.; "Where is my umbrella?"; "The toolshed is in the back"; "What is behind this behavior?"
~ comeextend or reach.; "The water came up to my waist"; "The sleeves come to your knuckles"
~ ray, radiateextend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center.; "spokes radiate from the hub of the wheel"; "This plants radiate spines in all directions"
~ range, runchange or be different within limits.; "Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion"; "Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent"; "The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals"; "My students range from very bright to dull"
~ go deep, go farextend in importance or range.; "His accomplishments go far"
v. (social)24. head, leadbe in charge of.; "Who is heading this project?"
~ directbe in charge of.
~ chair, chairmanact or preside as chair, as of an academic department in a university.; "She chaired the department for many years"
~ captainbe the captain of a sports team.
~ spearheadbe the leader of.; "She spearheaded the effort to find a cure for the disease"
~ take charge, take control, take holdassume control.
v. (stative)25. lead, topbe ahead of others; be the first.; "she topped her class every year"
~ compete, vie, contendcompete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others.
v. (social)26. conduce, contribute, leadbe conducive to.; "The use of computers in the classroom lead to better writing"
~ encourage, promote, further, boost, advancecontribute to the progress or growth of.; "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"
v. (creation)27. conduct, direct, leadlead, as in the performance of a composition.; "conduct an orchestra; Barenboim conducted the Chicago symphony for years"
~ musicmusical activity (singing or whistling etc.).; "his music was his central interest"
~ perform, do, executecarry out or perform an action.; "John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters"; "the skater executed a triple pirouette"; "she did a little dance"
~ conductlead musicians in the performance of.; "Bernstein conducted Mahler like no other conductor"; "she cannot conduct modern pieces"
v. (stative)28. go, leadlead, extend, or afford access.; "This door goes to the basement"; "The road runs South"
~ beoccupy a certain position or area; be somewhere.; "Where is my umbrella?"; "The toolshed is in the back"; "What is behind this behavior?"
v. (motion)29. lead, precedemove ahead (of others) in time or space.
~ go, locomote, move, travelchange location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically.; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
~ head, leadtravel in front of; go in advance of others.; "The procession was headed by John"
v. (stative)30. lead, runcause something to pass or lead somewhere.; "Run the wire behind the cabinet"
~ guide, pass, run, drawpass over, across, or through.; "He ran his eyes over her body"; "She ran her fingers along the carved figurine"; "He drew her hair through his fingers"
~ make pass, passcause to pass.; "She passed around the plates"
~ range, runchange or be different within limits.; "Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion"; "Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent"; "The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals"; "My students range from very bright to dull"
v. (communication)31. chair, lead, moderatepreside over.; "John moderated the discussion"
~ hash out, talk over, discussspeak with others about (something); talk (something) over in detail; have a discussion.; "We discussed our household budget"