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front runner

n. the leader; the person or thing most likely to win. The press found out some juicy secrets about the front runner and made them all public.
See also: front, runner
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The Roof Top Tent by Front Runner is both the lowest-profile tent on the market and the lightest.
As a front runner, nobody expected Toscano to be eliminated.
Secure community sponsorship at the highest levels: The social media team at Front Runner knew early on that it needed to have all relevant stakeholders involved in the community launch, and sponsorship from the CEO or one of the CEO's direct reports.
Two-time Masters champion Olazabal and Montgomerie are the clear front runners with Sandy Lyle and Ian Woosnam outside contenders.
The remaining book value of Front Runner will be USD201m.
The United Nations has emerged as the front runner for winning the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize, according to media speculation in Norway, home of the prestigious accolade.
The author of The Front Runner jumps into the bullring with her new novel, along that familiar white-hot gay passion
If, with two outs, the defender with the ball is running down the back runner and is within two feet of him when he hears the 3rd baseman call "four-four," he should try to tag out the runner before the front runner crosses the plate.
amp; LONDON -- Xytech Systems Corporation, a leading provider of media asset and workflow management solutions, announced today it has earned Microsoft Corporation (Nasdaq:MSFT) Front Runner status with its recent support for Microsoft SQL Server 2005.
Karachi, Dec 25(ANI): Former Bangladesh coach Dav Whatmore is the front runner for the cricket coach post, a senior Pakistan Cricket Board official has said.
IN A PREVIOUS column, we examined Front Runner, a pseudonymous consumer brand with a social media initiative.
THE year 1996 was George O'Connor's last hurrah on the inter-county playing fields - but one of the great midfield talents of his era has now emerged as a front runner for the post of National Director of Hurling.
It's been 24 years since author PATRICIA NELL WARREN wrote her classic novel The Front Runner, a love story between an out gay college long-distance runner and a closeted ex-Marine track coach.
today announced that A3 Modeling, the Company's web platform for automation of complex corporate analytic applications including budgeting, forecasting and line of business profitability analysis, now supports Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Analysis Services, earning the company Front Runner status with Microsoft Corp.
We'll plan, design, and implement social media pilots at four Front Runner subsidiaries, sharing all of the lessons learned along the way.