lead down

lead someone down (something)

to help someone down something, such as stairs, a steep path, a ladder, etc. The usher led the couple down the aisle and seated them at the front. I am going to the cellar myself. Let me lead you down.
See also: down, lead
References in classic literature ?
You don't know what an existence they lead down there.
Reggie Okosa and Bobby Ray Parks still tried to help the PH crew recover, cutting the lead down to three, 96-93 with 47 seconds to play.
Oak stairs lead down from the landing to the lower hallway and a further en suite bedroom, breakfasting kitchen with large walk-in pantry and garden room with French double doors leading onto the west terrace.
has only has only Stone steps lead down to a garden room with French windows to a seating terrace.
Apparently, the slides could come into use at the side of the stairs which currently lead down to the car park and the Metro station.
Steps lead down to a utility room with storage space and access to the garage.
Steps from the reception hall lead down to a cellar and a rear lobby leads to a utility room and cloakroom.
He said: "Clearly when a dog of his class turns at the head of affairs and opens up a twolength lead down the backstraight there are going to be plenty that want to get involved.
Today detectives unveiled a shocking cache of guns seized in just four months and warned: "There's only one road guns lead down - to a meeting with us, jail .
Thomas and Cook made layups, Hector Harold hit a baseline jumper and added a free throw to cut the lead down to three points with 2:43 left.
The first games were shared as Jam Younis beat Simon Leyshorn 86-69 but English Under-19 champion Dominic Mulhall produced the performance of the night in beating Peter Woods 263-43, making breaks of 112 and 50 to bring the lead down to 218 points.
Steps lead down into the tea house pit and the entrances to the concrete huts are simple orthogonal apertures.
The competing voices in the community offer paths that lead down the wrong road.
Upon entering the foyer, though, patrons will see that the floor drops away, and that the chandelier is actually hanging over the escalator and staircase that lead down to the theaters.
Some, pace Blake, lead down the road of excess, while others go the way of asceticism.