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leading article

Pronunciation: /ˈliːdɪŋ/

Translation of leading article in Spanish:


  • 1.1 (main story) (American English/inglés norteamericano) artículo (masculine) de fondo ([ gen en primera plana ]) 1.2 (editorial) (British English/inglés británico) editorial (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Just two newspapers carried leading articles about the figures.
    • According to a leading article in one newspaper this week, the next fad could be ‘slow-baking, hand-kneading the old-fashioned way’.
    • There was a leading article in a newspaper some time ago describing the plight of many Irish people who went to work in Britain in the fifties.

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Word of the day hondura
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Did you know that Antena 3 was Spain's first private television channel? It began broadcasting in 1989. Its proprietors include the conservative newspapers La Vanguardia and ABC.