English noun: outset
|1.||outset (time) the time at which something is supposed to begin|
|Samples||They got an early start.|
She knew from the get-go that he was the man for her.
|Synonyms||beginning, commencement, first, get-go, kickoff, offset, showtime, start, starting time|
|Broader (hypernym)||point, point in time|
|Narrower (hyponym)||birth, incipience, incipiency, starting point, terminus a quo, threshold|
|Antonyms||end, ending, middle|