HyperDic: leadership

English > 4 senses of the word leadership:
NOUNactleadership, leadingthe activity of leading
groupleadership, leadersthe body of people who lead a group
stateleadershipthe status of a leader
cognitionleadershipthe ability to lead
leadership > pronunciation
Soundsliy'dershih.p
Rhymesacquaintanceship ... zip / ZIP: 103 rhymes with ihp...
English > leadership: 4 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe activity of leading.
Example"his leadership inspired the team"
Synonymleading
NarrowerhelmA position of leadership
leadA position of leadership (especially in the phrase 'take the lead')
trend settingThe initiating or popularizing of a trend or fashion / fashion
BroaderactivityAny specific behavior
Spanishliderato, liderazgo
Catalanlideratge, liderat
Nounsleadera person who rules or guides or inspires others
English > leadership: 4 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningThe body of people who lead a group.
Example"the national leadership adopted his plan"
Synonymleaders
NarrowerRomeThe leadership of the Roman Catholic Church
high command, supreme headquartersThe highest leaders in an organization (e.g. the commander-in-chief and senior officers of the military)
BroaderbodyA group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity
Spanishdirección, jefatura, liderazgo, mando
Catalancomandament, direcció
Nounsleadera person who rules or guides or inspires others
English > leadership: 4 senses > noun 3, state
MeaningThe status of a leader.
Example"they challenged his leadership of the union"
Broaderstatus, positionThe relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society
Spanishliderato, liderazgo
Catalanliderat
Nounsleadera person who rules or guides or inspires others
English > leadership: 4 senses > noun 4, cognition
MeaningThe ability to lead.
Example"he believed that leadership can be taught"
NarrowergeneralshipThe leadership ability of a military general
Broaderability, powerpossession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done
Spanishdon de mando
Nounsleadera person who rules or guides or inspires others

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