Entry from US English dictionary
The head of the majority party in a legislative body, especially the US Senate or House of Representatives.
- Now, Mario Cuomo mentioned the speaker of the House and the majority leader of the Senate.
- He has served as both minority and majority leader of the House.
- As you know, the House majority leader is accused of conspiring to violate campaign finance laws in his home state of Texas.
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Syllabification: ma·jor·i·ty lead·er
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