Class-leader

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Class-leader the leader of a class in a Methodist church
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. classe—L. classis, cog. with L. calāre, Gr. kalein.

Usage

In literature:

The traitors of whom we speak are of two classes, the leaders and the dupes.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol 3 No 3, March 1863" by Various
Last of all the class leader reached the marquis, whom he did not know.
"Duffels" by Edward Eggleston
As a man who had been a leader among the aristocratic classes, he was ostracized.
"In Connection with the De Willoughby Claim" by Frances Hodgson Burnett
After this Xanthippus was the leader of the people, and Miltiades of the upper class.
"The Athenian Constitution" by Aristotle
Of this class he soon became the idolized leader.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 1 of 8" by Various
General Lee came from the class of landed gentry that has furnished England at all times with her most able and distinguished leaders.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 2 of 8" by Various
She posed as being the leader in classes.
"Hester's Counterpart" by Jean K. Baird
Before the change of my voice came I had a fine alto voice and was a leader in my part of the class.
"Ox-Team Days on the Oregon Trail" by Ezra Meeker
George Odger was one of the ablest of all the working-class leaders I have ever met.
"Reminiscences of Charles Bradlaugh" by George W. Foote
In this church, Anderson was exhorter, trustee and class leader.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2" by Work Projects Administration
The Citizens and their Cook are each leaders of a class.
"English Critical Essays" by Various
This is recognized by leaders in the Y.M.C.A., and they prefer to read books with the boys in study classes.
"Sex-education" by Maurice Alpheus Bigelow
The leader-class is issued permanent disks and the others give theirs up.
"The Instant of Now" by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
The upper middle class is the backbone of a nation, supplying its thinkers, leaders, and organizers.
"The Social Direction of Evolution" by William E. Kellicott
Very soon, I became the leader of my class.
"When the Cock Crows" by Waldron Baily
What kind of a leader socially in your own class?
"The Mountain Girl" by Payne Erskine
Better still, he became an acknowledged leader of his class.
"The Romance of the Reaper" by Herbert Newton Casson
But my love for the class leader prevailed.
"Windyridge" by W. Riley
He is the leader of Mr. King's big Bible class.
"The Cottage of Delight" by Will N. Harben
The man for whom I now waited had always been the leader of my class; this year, he was the idol of the entire university.
"The Seven-Branched Candlestick" by Gilbert W. (Gilbert Wolf) Gabriel
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In poetry:

Go forth, thou leader of the class,
With brain ahead of brawn;
Strive e'er to gain the foremost place,
Let no man take thy crown.
"Class Valedictorian" by Frank Barbour Coffin

In news:

When Portland school leaders try to explain the district's low graduation rate, they can sound like teenagers making excuses for failing a class.
Wilmington head coach Terry Yerrelli became District 10's all-time wins leader as Wilmington won a thrilling game in the District 10 Class AA semifinals 10-9 over Greenville in double overtime Saturday night.
I must lean forward to speak highly and positively defending Barack Obama, who is a class act and a brilliant American leader.
He's her hero and a leader to his first grade class.
Union Leader Visits Duluth School's High Class Sizes.
WASHINGTON — House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is calling on Republicans to permit a vote on President Barack Obama's plan to let tax cuts expire at upper incomes , while keeping them in place for the middle class.
From contributing to the 2010 PIAA Class AA championship to lead the Lakers to the District 10 Class AA championship this fall, Kaiser emerged as a leader and a standout player.
Less expensive than class leader.
Already a paddling destination for world-class athletes, Wausau leaders plan to make new accommodations for paddlers needing adaptive equipment.
Cons CPU and display are several steps behind the class leaders.
Poe is the clear-cut leader of the Chiefs' rookie class.
As Zook and others from the congregation took turns preaching , he said he learned about other leaders' interests in taking a preaching class.
Michael Savory , a recent Steamboat Springs High School graduate, stellar student, multi-sport athlete and a leader of the Sailors' Class of 2011, was born in California.
Simon Kenton's Chase Wilson was tackled by Bryan Station's James Brown as the Defenders played the Pioneers in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs in Lexington on Friday, Nov 2, 2012 MARK ASHLEY — Herald-Leader Buy Photo.
We catch up with Winthrop's convocation speaker Kerion Ball, a member of the Class of '97 who was a student body leader and tennis player.
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In science:

Similar to the leader, L(t ≈ 1) ∼ l(t ≈ 2 This actually happens for a wide class of initial conditions including all that vanish for sufficiently small k. 3 The proportionality factor is tacitly ignored as it is irrelevant asymptotically.
Extremal Properties of Random Structures
Although none of the programs tested have the best performance on all graph classes, it is clear that Traces is currently the leader on the ma jority of difficult graph classes tested, while nauty is still preferred for mass testing of small graphs.
Practical graph isomorphism, II
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