A border or rim of lead, as around a windowpane.
Alternative spelling of advance guard.
One who leads or initiates an activity (such as an attack or a campaign).
A line or position of direct and immediate contact or confrontation as with an enemy
Lead is defined as a heavy, soft, flexible metal.
The position of most activity, importance, etc.
The position of greatest advancement or importance; the forefront:
Any of various new or experimental trends or movements, as in the arts or popular culture
Find another word for vanguard. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for vanguard, like: leading, advance-guard, van, forerunners, precursors, leaders, spearhead, front, front-line, front rank and avant-garde.