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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having performed the first part of an action.

Usage examples (37)
  • That was how the two former adversaries began a lifelong friendship.
  • He was elected sheriff in 2003 and his term began in 2004.
  • Thus the term began with good resolutions upon the part of the better sort.
  • Justices ruled in 19 of 23 cases they heard since the term began in October. for more
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