Definisi 'begin'
English to English
noun
1 Israeli statesman (born in Russia) who (as prime minister of Israel) negotiated a peace treaty with Anwar Sadat (then the president of Egypt) (1913-1992)
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2 Beginning.
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verb
3 take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
Example:
• We began working at dawn
• Who will start?
• Get working as soon as the sun rises!
• The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia
• He began early in the day
• Let's get down to work now
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4 have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense
Example:
• The DMZ begins right over the hill
• The second movement begins after the Allegro
• Prices for these homes start at $250,000
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5 set in motion, cause to start
Example:
• The U.S. started a war in the Middle East
• The Iraqis began hostilities
• begin a new chapter in your life
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6 begin to speak or say
Example:
• Now listen, friends,
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7 be the first item or point, constitute the beginning or start, come first in a series
Example:
• The number `one' begins the sequence
• A terrible murder begins the novel
• The convocation ceremony officially begins the semester
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8 have a beginning, of a temporal event
Example:
• WW II began in 1939 when Hitler marched into Poland
• The company's Asia tour begins next month
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9 have a beginning characterized in some specified way
Example:
• The novel begins with a murder
• My property begins with the three maple trees
• Her day begins with a workout
• The semester begins with a convocation ceremony
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10 begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object
Example:
• begin a cigar
• She started the soup while it was still hot
• We started physics in 10th grade
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11 achieve or accomplish in the least degree, usually used in the negative
Example:
• This economic measure doesn't even begin to deal with the problem of inflation
• You cannot even begin to understand the problem we had to deal with during the war
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12 begin to speak, understand, read, and write a language
Example:
• She began Russian at an early age
• We started French in fourth grade
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13 To have or commence an independent or first existence; to take rise; to commence.
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14 To enter on; to commence.
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More Word(s)
beginning, commencement, start, cease, end, finish, stop, terminate, entrant, mouth, speak, talk, utter, verbalise, accomplish, be, recommence, strike out, fall, jump off, get to, jump-start, break out, national leader, solon, statesman,
Related Word(s)
beginning, begin,

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