Synonyms and Antonyms for leading-indicator

1. leading indicator (n.)

one of 11 indicators for different sections of the economy; used by the Department of Commerce to predict economic trends in the near future


2. indicator (n.)

a number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time

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3. indicator (n.)

a device for showing the operating condition of some system

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4. indicator (n.)

a signal for attracting attention

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5. leading (adj.)

indicating the most important performer or role

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6. leading (adj.)

greatest in importance or degree or significance or achievement

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7. leading (adj.)

going or proceeding or going in advance; showing the way

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8. leading (adj.)

having the leading position or higher score in a contest

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9. leading (n.)

the activity of leading

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10. leading (n.)

thin strip of metal used to separate lines of type in printing

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