Origin of begin
synonym study for begin
Other definitions for begin (2 of 2)
How to use begin in a sentence
The number of new daily infections would almost immediately begin to decline.When states mandate masks, fewer people catch COVID-19||November 20, 2020|Popular-Science
When the distribution began, the numbers would be called, and one by one each person would be led through the aisles inside to pick groceries.‘Can’t eat a gift card’: Rural food banks fight to put turkeys on the table|Kyle Swenson|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
It began early in the fourth quarter, when Daryl Hayes could no longer feel his left arm.A high school football coach had a heart attack during a game, but didn’t leave until it was done|Kyle Melnick|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
It began when Scott McKenzie was furloughed from his job at Juniata College, a local liberal arts school.
He imagined himself having 12 to 15 seconds to talk after each play and began to adjust his thoughts to fit that timeline.Inside Aqib Talib’s ‘raw’ but ‘real’ NFL announcing debut|Les Carpenter|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Thus begins an episode of The Mindy Project centered around a guy trying to have butt sex with his girlfriend.Year of the Butt: How the Booty Changed the World in 2014|Kevin Fallon|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not long after the holiday presents are put away and the guests have gone home, another season begins.
The more we try to look through the gauze, the more it all begins to look like gauze.
Eventually, the mistletoe bush grows, blooms, and forms berries, and the cycle begins anew.
The opening of the battle narrative begins on—get this—page 266!
In contrast to the Widal, it begins to fade about the end of the second week, and soon thereafter entirely disappears.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
A child begins to make acquaintance with the images of things when set before a mirror.Children's Ways|James Sully
The whole thing begins to have a jigsaw look, like a child's toy rack with wooden soldiers on it, expanding and contracting.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Soon he begins to trot, and, when he thinks himself out of sight, bounds off like a greyhound.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne
“Yes; it is the best way out of her troubles; she begins to see that,” he said, with a strange smile.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
British Dictionary definitions for begin (1 of 2)
Word Origin for begin
British Dictionary definitions for begin (2 of 2)
Other Idioms and Phrases with begin
In addition to the idioms beginning with begin
- beginning of the end, the
- begin to see daylight
- begin to see the light
- begin with
- charity begins at home
- (begin to) see the light
- to start (begin) with