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Engelsk navneord: start

1. start (om begivenhed) the beginning of anything

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was off to a good start.

Mindre specifikke termerbeginning

Mere specifikke termeradrenarche, alpha, curtain raising, dawn, flying start, kickoff, menarche, morning, oncoming, onset, opener, opening, opening night, racing start, running start, send-off, start-off, thelarche

2. start (om tid) the time at which something is supposed to begin

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey got an early start.
She knew from the get-go that he was the man for her.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)beginning, commencement, first, get-go, kickoff, offset, outset, showtime, starting time

Mindre specifikke termerpoint, point in time

Mere specifikke termerbirth, incipience, incipiency, starting point, terminus a quo, threshold

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)end, ending, middle

3. start (om handling) a turn to be a starter (in a game at the beginning)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe got his start because one of the regular pitchers was in the hospital.
His starting meant that the coach thought he was one of their best linemen.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)starting

Mindre specifikke termerplay, turn

4. start (om handling) a sudden involuntary movement

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe awoke with a start.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)jump, startle

Mindre specifikke termerinborn reflex, innate reflex, instinctive reflex, physiological reaction, reflex, reflex action, reflex response, unconditioned reflex

Mere specifikke termerflinch, Moro reflex, startle reaction, startle reflex, startle response, wince

5. start (om handling) the act of starting something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was responsible for the beginning of negotiations.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)beginning, commencement

Mindre specifikke termerchange of state

Mere specifikke termeractivation, attack, constitution, creation, debut, entry, establishment, face-off, first appearance, first step, formation, foundation, founding, groundbreaking, groundbreaking ceremony, housing start, icebreaker, inauguration, initiation, initiative, innovation, installation, installing, installment, instalment, instauration, institution, introduction, introduction, jump ball, jumping-off point, kickoff, launching, opening, opening move, organisation, organization, origination, point of departure, recommencement, resumption, scrum, scrummage, springboard, startup, startup, tone-beginning, unveiling

Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerCreation

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)finishing, finish

6. start (om sted) a line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)scratch, scratch line, starting line

Mindre specifikke termerline

7. start (om kommunikation) a signal to begin (as in a race)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe starting signal was a green light.
The runners awaited the start.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)starting signal

Mindre specifikke termersign, signal, signaling

8. start (om egenskab) the advantage gained by beginning early (as in a race)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWith an hour's start he will be hard to catch.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)head start

Mindre specifikke termeradvantage, vantage

Engelsk udsagnsord: start

1. start (om ændring) take the first step or steps in carrying out an action

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe 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.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey start to move , They start moving

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)begin, commence, get, get down, set about, set out, start out

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE.
Somebody ----s VERB-ing

Mere specifikke termerattack, auspicate, bestir oneself, break in, come on, embark, enter, fall, get cracking, get going, get moving, get rolling, get started, get to, get weaving, jump off, launch, plunge, recommence, strike out

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)terminate, end

2. start (om ændring) set in motion, cause to start

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe U.S. started a war in the Middle East.
The Iraqis began hostilities.
Begin a new chapter in your life.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)begin, commence, lead off

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mere specifikke termercommence, embark on, inaugurate, introduce, jump-start, jumpstart, recommence, set off, start, start up, usher in

Medførerbegin, start

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)terminate, end

3. start (om bevægelse) leave

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe family took off for Florida.

Eksempler på anvendelseThese cars won't start

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)depart, part, set forth, set off, set out, start out, take off

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termergo away, go forth, leave

Mere specifikke termerblaze, blaze out, lift off, roar off, sally forth, sally out, take off

4. start (om tilstand) have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe DMZ begins right over the hill.
The second movement begins after the Allegro.
Prices for these homes start at $250,000.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)begin

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Something ----s something

Mere specifikke termerbreak out, break out, bud, dawn, erupt, kick in, originate, set in

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin, begin, start

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)end, cease, terminate, finish, stop

5. start (om tilvejebringelse) bring into being

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe initiated a new program.
Start a foundation.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)initiate, originate

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercreate, make

Mere specifikke termerdate back, date from, go back, initiate, lead up, set

6. start (om tilvejebringelse) get off the ground

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWho started this company?.
We embarked on an exciting enterprise.
I start my day with a good breakfast.
We began the new semester.
The afternoon session begins at 4 PM.
The blood shed started when the partisans launched a surprise attack.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)commence, embark on, start up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbegin, commence, lead off, start

Mere specifikke termerinaugurate, kick off, open

7. start (om bevægelse) move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe startled when I walked into the room.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)jump, startle

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termermove

Mere specifikke termerboggle, jackrabbit, rear back, shy

8. start (om bevægelse) get going or set in motion

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe simply could not start the engine.
Start up the computer.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)start up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mere specifikke termercrank, crank up, hot-wire, jump, jump-start, jumpstart, kick-start, re-start, restart

Medførerget going, go, start

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)stop

9. start (om bevægelse) begin or set in motion

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI start at eight in the morning.
Ready, set, go!.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)get going, go

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termercome on, come up, get off the ground, go on, take off

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)stop, halt

10. start (om adfærd) begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTake up a position.
Start a new job.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)take up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termertake office

11. start (om konkurrence) play in the starting lineup

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerplay

Overordnet emneområdeathletics, sport

12. start (om tilstand) have a beginning characterized in some specified way

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe 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.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)begin

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP

Mindre specifikke termerbe

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin, begin, begin, start, start

13. start (om adfærd) begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBegin a cigar.
She started the soup while it was still hot.
We started physics in 10th grade.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)begin

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeract, move

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin, start

14. start (om bevægelse) bulge outward

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis eyes popped.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bug out, bulge, bulge out, come out, pop, pop out, protrude

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s

Mindre specifikke termerchange form, change shape, deform

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