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1. inauguration

noun. ['ˌɪˌnɔgjəˈreɪʃən'] the act of starting a new operation or practice.

Synonyms

  • commencement
  • startup
  • start

Antonyms

  • closing
  • folly
  • natural object
  • deactivation

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Rhymes with Inauguration

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

How do you pronounce inauguration?

Pronounce inauguration as ˌɪˌnɔgjəˈreɪʃən.

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Sentences with inauguration


1. Noun, singular or mass
Garfield was shot and killed by an assassin less than a year after his presidential inauguration.

Quotes about inauguration


1. President Obama called for a 'we' nation in his Inauguration Address. Art convenes. It is not just inspirational. It is aspirational. It pricks the walls of our compartmentalized minds, opens our hearts and makes us brave. And that's what we need most in our country today.
- Anna Deavere Smith

2. inauguration

noun. ['ˌɪˌnɔgjəˈreɪʃən'] the ceremonial induction into a position.

Synonyms

  • inaugural address
  • induction
  • initiation
  • installation

Antonyms

  • middle
  • end
  • death
  • arrive
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