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spearhead

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Noun spearhead has 3 senses
  1. spearhead - someone who leads or initiates an activity (attack or campaign etc.)
    --1 is a kind of
    leader
    Derived form: verb spearhead1
  2. spearhead - the leading military unit in an attack
    --2 is a kind of
    military unit, military force, military group, force
  3. spearhead, spearpoint, spear-point - the head and sharpened point of a spear
    --3 is a kind of point
    --3 is a part of spear, lance, shaft; pike
Verb spearhead has 1 sense
  1. spearhead - be the leader of; "She spearheded the effort to find a cure for the disease"
    --1 is one way to
    head, lead
    Derived form: noun spearhead1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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