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Overview of noun beginning

The noun beginning has 5 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (18) beginning

(the event consisting of the start of something; "the beginning of the war")

2. (8) beginning, commencement, first, outset, get-go, start, kickoff, starting time, showtime, offset

(the time 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")

3. (6) beginning

(the first part or section of something; "`It was a dark and stormy night' is a hackneyed beginning for a story")

4. (2) beginning, origin, root, rootage, source

(the place where something begins, where it springs into being; "the Italian beginning of the Renaissance"; "Jupiter was the origin of the radiation"; "Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River"; "communism's Russian root")

5. (2) beginning, start, commencement

(the act of starting something; "he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations")


Overview of noun begin

The noun begin has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Begin, Menachem Begin

(Israeli statesman (born in Russia) who (as prime minister of Israel) negotiated a peace treaty with Anwar Sadat (then the president of Egypt) (1913-1992))


Overview of adj beginning

The adj beginning has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. beginning, first

(serving to begin; "the beginning canto of the poem"; "the first verse")

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