lead the pack

lead the pack

to be first or best of a group For the second week in a row, the new Star Wars movie leads the pack at the box office.
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Truly, a help in time of need; for none can hope to lead the Pack forever," said Bagheera.
Awards are given to schools that lead the pack in the amount of specific materials collected.
We have a long way to go, but you're lucky to lead the pack,'' state Sen.
On a geographical basis, he said, "Indonesia and China lead the pack, [then] the Philippines, Thailand and, maybe to a lesser extent, Korea and Vietnam.
While sports like basketball and volleyball may place women at even higher risk, female runners also lead the pack in knee injuries.
Over the last several months, we've been searching for young litigators who have not only transcended their status as prized proteges but who also seem likely to lead the pack inside the courtroom, at the settlement table, and (for those at private firms) as business magnets," said Aric Press, editor in chief of the magazine.
tourists lead the pack, American travelers spend $106 a day while in Brazil, more than tourists from any other country.
For elementary schools, Saugus Union School District students lead the pack on the standards test, with between 59 percent to 76 percent of second-through-sixth-graders deemed at least ``proficient'' in the math and language arts.
Matthias Weber, Director of Product Marketing of Willtek Communications added, "picoChip technology continues to lead the pack with its flexibility and performance.
Grand marshals Jay Leno, Peter Fonda, Robert Patrick and Lorenzo Lamas will lead the pack of 20,000 motorcyclists on a 50-mile caravan from Glendale to Castaic Lake for a Tony Roma's barbecue, motorcycle trade show, sky-diving demo and concert.
Susskind and opponent Paul Koretz, a West Hollywood City Council member, lead the pack with each reporting they have raised roughly $600,000.
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