become a participant; be involved in; "enter a race"; "enter an agreement"; "enter a drug treatment program"; "enter negotiations"
put or introduce into something; "insert a picture into the text"
come on stage
to come or go into; "the boat entered an area of shallow marshes"
take on duties or office; "accede to the throne"
register formally as a participant or member; "The party recruited many new members"
be or play a part of or in; "Elections figure prominently in every government program"; "How do the elections figure in the current pattern of internal politics?"
set out on (an enterprise or subject of study); "she embarked upon a new career"
play in the starting lineup
bring into being; "He initiated a new program"; "Start a foundation"
the act of starting something; "he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"
get off the ground; "Who 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"
a turn to be a starter (in a game at the beginning); "he 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"
get going or set in motion; "We simply could not start the engine"; "start up the computer"
a sudden involuntary movement; "he awoke with a start"
begin or set in motion; "I start at eight in the morning"; "Ready, set, go!"