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ADVENT
BEGIN
BEGINNING
GETGO
INITIATE
ONSET
OUTSET
REBOOT
SCARE
SEED
SETOUT
STRIKEUP
WINCE
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ADVENT
  1. the season including the four Sundays preceding Christmas
  2. arrival that has been awaited (especially of something momentous); "the advent of the computer"
  3. (Christian theology) the reappearance of Jesus as judge for the Last Judgment
BEGIN
  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)
  2. take the first step or steps in carrying out an action; "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"
  3. set in motion, cause to start; "The U.S. started a war in the Middle East"; "The Iraqis began hostilities"; "begin a new chapter in your life"
  4. begin to speak or say; "Now listen, friends," he began
  5. begin to speak, understand, read, and write a language; "She began Russian at an early age"; "We started French in fourth grade"
  6. achieve or accomplish in the least degree, usually used in the negative; "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 dea
BEGINNING
  1. have a beginning, of a temporal event; "WW II began in 1939 when Hitler marched into Poland"; "The company's Asia tour begins next month"
  2. be the first item or point, constitute the beginning or start, come first in a series; "The number `one' begins the sequence"; "A terrible murder begins the novel"; "The convocation ceremony officially begins the semester"
  3. take the first step or steps in carrying out an action; "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"
  4. the act of starting something; "he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"
  5. set in motion, cause to start; "The U.S. started a war in the Middle East"; "The Iraqis began hostilities"; "begin a new chapter in your life"
  6. the first part or section of something; "`It was a dark and stormy night' is a hackneyed beginning for a sto
GETGO
INITIATE
  1. people who have been introduced to the mysteries of some field or activity;
  2. someone who has been admitted to membership in a scholarly field
  3. someone new to a field or activity
  4. set in motion, start an event or prepare the way for; "Hitler's attack on Poland led up to World War II"
  5. bring up a topic for discussion
  6. bring into being; "He initiated a new program"; "Start a foundation"
  7. take the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of; "This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants"
  8. accept people into an exclusive society or group, usually with some rite; "African men are initiated when they reach puberty"
ONSET
  1. (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons); "the attack began at dawn"
  2. the beginning or early stages; "the onset of pneumonia"
OUTSET
  1. the time at which something is supposed to begin; "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"
REBOOT
  1. cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes; "boot your computer"
SCARE
  1. a sudden attack of fear
  2. sudden mass fear and anxiety over anticipated events; "panic in the stock market"; "a war scare"; "a bomb scare led them to evacuate the building"
  3. Frighten
  4. cause fear in; "The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me"; "Ghosts could never affright her"
  5. cause to lose courage; "dashed by the refusal"
SEED
  1. go to seed; shed seeds; "The dandelions went to seed"
  2. bear seeds
  3. help (an enterprise) in its early stages of development by providing seed money
  4. the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract
  5. anything that provides inspiration for later work
  6. one of the outstanding players in a tournament
  7. a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa
  8. a small hard fruit
  9. remove the seeds from; "seed grapes"
  10. inoculate with microorganisms
  11. sprinkle with silver iodide particles to disperse and cause rain; "seed clouds"
  12. distribute (players or teams) so that outstanding teams or players will not meet in the early rounds
  13. place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth; "She sowed sunflower seeds"
SETOUT
  1. A display, as of plate, equipage, etc.; that which is displayed.
STRIKEUP
WINCE
  1. a reflex response to sudden pain
  2. the facial expression of sudden pain
  3. make a face indicating disgust or dislike; "She winced when she heard his pompous speech"
  4. draw back, as with fear or pain; "she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf"
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