[ speer-hed-id ]
/ ˈspɪərˌhɛd ɪd /
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initiated or led (sometimes used in combination): Thanks to a recently spearheaded effort by a consortium of wineries, you can now find these fruit wines at your local wine shop.The "Solar Street" is a student-spearheaded, 18-kilowatt array of solar cells on the roofs of a row of houses.
like a spear or spearhead in sharpness or triangular shape, or in being precisely targeted or aimed: The workshop taught me a more spearheaded approach to managing tasks in my business.The warriors spread out, adopting a spearheaded formation.
the simple past tense and past participle of spearhead.
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For the RNC, Uber is just one company that represents the decline of free-market capitalism, spearheaded by the Democratic Party.Uber Is the RNC's Favorite App|Gideon Resnick|August 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For Obama's re-election campaign, Wintour spearheaded successful soirees in New York, Paris, and England.Anna Wintour Hosts DNC Fundraiser; Kimye Heads Back to 'Vogue'|The Fashion Beast Team|May 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The 14,000-square-foot, French chateau-style home was a five-year project spearheaded by architect Richard Landry.Kim Kardashian Gets a Major 'Makeunder;' Gisele Bündchen Lists $50 Million Home|The Fashion Beast Team|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The movement was spearheaded by longtime MillerCoors shop floor technician Kelly Harris, who works at the Trenton, Ohio, brewery.Nation’s Largest Brewery Goes Landfill-Free|CNBC|July 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She became the victim of an unprecedented national vendetta jointly spearheaded by the press and her political opponents.Margaret Thatcher: The Accidental Feminist|Amanda Foreman|April 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST