verb (used with object), in·i·ti·at·ed, in·i·ti·at·ing.
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The idea that January 1st initiates a period of new beginning is not a flash of Hallmark brilliance.
But the professional initiates these relationships, and the business should not request or expect it.
Pamela is the one who ultimately initiates sex; Louie follows her lead.Why I Fell in Love With ‘Louie’ Again, Artistic Pretensions and All|Andrew Romano|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1983, Gaddafi initiates work on the Great Manmade River, a network of wells and pipelines for water.
There must have been literally hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of initiates, across the millennium of classical history.
The President initiates a treaty and the Senate confirms it.Ethics in Service|William Howard Taft
The one whose duty it was to officiate at the reception of initiates stood in the center.The Sword of Honor, volumes 1 & 2|Eugne Sue
The warrior initiates, whereas the legislator completes the organization of society.Elements of Folk Psychology|Wilhelm Wundt
This was, likely, secretly taught by word of mouth as Qabbalah or Oral Tradition to the initiates, and was never put into writing.Scarabs|Isaac Myer
Within the medicine lodge, Murray was instructing the chosen initiates in some sort of mystic rites.South from Hudson Bay|E. C. [Ethel Claire] Brill