-led

[[t]-led[/t]]
1) COMB in ADJ: usu ADJ n -led combines with nouns to form adjectives which indicate that something is organized, directed, or controlled by a particular person or group.

...the student-led democracy movement.

...a German-led European consortium.

2) COMB in ADJ-GRADED -led combines with nouns to form adjectives which indicate that something is mainly caused or influenced by a particular factor.

Their prosperity depends on export-led growth.

...a market-led economy.


English dictionary. 2008.

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