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Synonyms of begin in English:


  • 1 he must begin work first thing in the morning
    initiate, set in motion, institute, inaugurate, get ahead with
    informalget cracking on, get going on
    [Antonyms] cease
  • 2 the interviewer began by asking me what my bad points were
    [Antonyms] conclude, finish
  • 3 when did the illness actually begin?
    appear, arise, become apparent, make an appearance, spring up, crop up, turn up, surface, emerge, come into existence, come into being, originate, start, develop, unfold;
    set in, become established;
    happen, occur
    literarycome to pass
    [Antonyms] disappear
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    inceptive, initial relating to a beginning

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