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Translation of initiate in Italian:


British English: /ɪˈnɪʃɪət/
American English: /ɪˈnɪʃiət/

transitive verb

British English: /ɪˈnɪʃɪeɪt/
American English: /ɪˈnɪʃiˌeɪt/
  • 1
    dare inizio a (plan, project, reform)
    iniziare (talks)
    promuovere (improvements, reorganization)
    to initiate proceedings against somebody (Law)
    intentare un'azione giudiziaria contro qualcuno
  • 2 (admit)to initiate somebody into
    (into membership) ammettere qualcuno in (secret society, club)
    (into knowledge) iniziare qualcuno a (astrology, art of love)
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