- 1Beginning a series or a process: the album’s lead-off trackMore example sentences
- Take the lead-off track from their 2003 self-titled debut EP.
- I'd forgotten 20th Century Man, the lead-off track from this under-rated 1971 album.
- The lead-off track finds Haggard sounding appropriately weary.
- 1.1 Baseball Denoting the first batter in a line-up or of an inning: Washington’s lead-off man [as adverb]: Lenny, our centrefielder, bats lead-offMore example sentences
- He strikes out the lead-off man, then walks the next three batters.
- In the '70s the idea of a lead-off man hitting 30 home runs was preposterous.
- The largest determination of how many runs are likely to be scored in an inning is whether or not the lead-off man reaches base.
More definitions of lead-offDefinition of lead-off in:
- The US English dictionary