Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for lede
Either the Times buried the lede, or the perils of “oversharing” is the lede.The 'Mommy Blogger Murderess' Lie
June 19, 2014
That can mean rewriting wire copy to put the part most embarrassing to Democrats in the lede.Joe Muto, ‘the Fox Mole,’ on His New Book, ‘An Atheist in the Foxhole’
June 10, 2013
And another story today at the Jewish Press, under a credulous headline, admitted the story might not be right in its lede.How Israeli Government Officials Fueled A Conspiracy Website Story About Iran
January 28, 2013
A Funeral This video, reports the Lede, "is said to show a funeral on Tuesday for two people killed in the raid on the square."Syria Protests: Shocking Videos, Photos
April 19, 2011
Item, to apoint a knyght or a squier to lede the chieff morner.Highways and Byways in Surrey
The point of land near the house of Lede, just below Drontheim.The Pre-Columbian Discovery of America by the Northmen
B. F. De Costa
And lede e nether figure stonde still euer-more til ou haue ydo.
That is openede thus; lede the rote of o quadrat into the rote of the oer quadrat, and an wolle e meene shew.
Geta lede hrewic heldon, the Getas held the place of corpses (lay dead upon it), 1215; pret.Beowulf