What does ringleader mean?

Definitions for ringleader
ˈrɪŋˌli dərringlead·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ringleader(noun)

    a person who leads (especially in illicit activities)


  1. ringleader(Noun)

    a leader of a group of people, especially an unofficial group

  2. ringleader(Noun)

    a person who starts and leads a disturbance (such as a riot), a conspiracy, or a criminal gang

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ringleader(noun)

    the leader of a circle of dancers; hence, the leader of a number of persons acting together; the leader of a herd of animals

  2. Ringleader(noun)

    opprobriously, a leader of a body of men engaged in the violation of law or in an illegal enterprise, as rioters, mutineers, or the like

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. ringleader

    The leader of a ring; especially, the leader of an association of men engaged in violation of law or an illegal enterprise, as rioters, mutineers, and the like.

How to pronounce ringleader?

  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ringleader in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ringleader in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of ringleader in a Sentence

  1. Nancy Pelosi:

    All Americans should be deeply concerned about the White House’s cynical decision to flout the law and attempt to put the ringleader of its dangerous, anti-consumer protection policies in charge of the CFPB, democrats will be firm in defending the rightful appointment of Leandra English as acting director.

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