Definition of リード

リードRIIDO Inflection

noun / ~する noun:

  • lead; leading; taking the lead


  • lead (of a newspaper, etc.); lede
  • lead (wire)
  • lead (e.g. dog); leash
  • reed (of a woodwind, etc.)
  • lied; German song, usu. for solo voice & piano - From German "Lied" リート

noun / ~する noun:

  • read; reading

Example Sentences

Heck, with oboe players there are those who, rather than search for a reed that suits them, find it faster to make their own.
She is leading by two meters.
She is leading by two meters.
In daredevil car races, there are moments when the drivers place themselves between the devil and the deep blue sea, trying to take the lead.
Our team is five points ahead.

© Based on JMdict, KANJIDIC2, and JMnedict, property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, used in conformance with the Group's licence. Example sentences from the Tatoeba project (CC BY 2.0). Kanji stroke order data from the KanjiVG project by Ulrich Apel (CC BY-SA 3.0). See comprehensive list of data sources for more info.