See parent entry: → start
- 1verb + adverb 1.1→ start 3 4 1.2 (begin business) 1.3 (begin activity)(music/siren)
empezar a sonar(band)if I mention my lumbago, she starts up about her arthritis
empezar a tocarcada vez que menciono mi lumbago, ella empieza con su artritisthey've started up again, those two upstairsya están otra vez esos dos de arriba
de puesta en marcha
- 1 uncountable (process) (before noun) start-up costscostos (masculine plural) or (Spain) costes (masculine plural) de puesta en marchaExample sentences
- The whole idea is to make sure it lasts long enough for you to get through the entire start-up process.
- Experienced childminders will be on hand and advice will also be available on registering, training and help with start-up costs.
- A downturn in workload in Scotland had led the firm to try and increase business south of the Border which led to the group being hit by start-up costs.
- 2 countable (new business)nueva empresa (feminine)Example sentences
- We are serving businesses from new start-ups to firms with a £20 million turnover.
- The scheme will provide a range of business mentoring support for start-ups and young businesses pre-investment.
- This scheme is worth about £3 million and is designed to aid business start-ups throughout Cumbria.
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