The definition of a leader is a person, animal or thing that guides or directs.
precede (plural precedes) Brief editorial preface (usually to an article or essay)
A person or thing regarded with special liking, or more highly than others; specif., a person liked very much and granted special privileges as by a monarch, high official, etc.
Find another word for front-runner. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for front-runner, like: leader, number one, precede, favorite, favourite, contender, pacesetter, pace-setter and null.