Definition of start
at which something is supposed
to begin; "they got an early
start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"
set in motion, cause
to start; "The U.S. started a war in the Middle East"; "The Iraqis began hostilities"; "begin a new chapter
in your life"
leave; "The family
took off for Florida"
into being; "He initiated a new program"; "Start a foundation"
get off the ground; "Who started this company?"; "We embarked on an exciting
enterprise"; "I start
my day with a good
breakfast"; "We began the new semester"; "The afternoon session
begins at 4 PM"; "The blood shed
started when the partisans launched a surprise
or set in motion; "We simply
could not start
the engine"; "start up the computer"
or set in motion; "I start
in the morning"; "Ready, set, go!"