1. (noun) The capacity or power to convince others to act.
Example: A charismatic leader charms followers into action.
2. (noun) The person or group designated to lead.
Example: Captains on a football team or administrators in a bureaucracy.
3. (noun) The period of time a person or groups leads.
Example: The reign of a chief or king.
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- Plural: leaderships
- A (noun) leader (verb) leads through leadership.