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Sell also: commence, get, start

Definitions and meanings of word "begin"

• Noun: 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)

• Verb: take the first step or steps in carrying out an action; examples: "We began working at dawn", "Who will start?", "Get working as soon as the sun rises!", "The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia", "He began early in the day", "Let's get down to work now"

• Verb: have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense; examples: "The DMZ begins right over the hill", "The second movement begins after the Allegro", "Prices for these homes start at $250,000"

• Verb: set in motion, cause to start; examples: "The U.S. started a war in the Middle East", "The Iraqis began hostilities", "begin a new chapter in your life"

• Verb: begin to speak or say; example: "Now listen, friends," he bega"

• Verb: be the first item or point, constitute the beginning or start, come first in a series; examples: "The number `one' begins the sequence", "A terrible murder begins the novel", "The convocation ceremony officially begins the semester"

• Verb: have a beginning, of a temporal event; examples: "WW II began in 1939 when Hitler marched into Poland", "The company's Asia tour begins next month"

• Verb: have a beginning characterized in some specified way; examples: "The novel begins with a murder", "My property begins with the three maple trees", "Her day begins with a workout", "The semester begins with a convocation ceremony"

• Verb: begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object; examples: "begin a cigar", "She started the soup while it was still hot", "We started physics in 10th grade"

• Verb: achieve or accomplish in the least degree, usually used in the negative; examples: "This economic measure doesn't even begin to deal with the problem of inflation", "You cannot even begin to understand the problem we had to deal with during the war"

• Verb: begin to speak, understand, read, and write a language; examples: "She began Russian at an early age", "We started French in fourth grade"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "begin"

Mitt Romney
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Born Wednesday 12 March 1947
H. L. Mencken
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Sunday 12 September 1880 - Sunday 29 January 1956
Anderson Cooper
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35 A.D. - 95 A.D.
John Hope Franklin
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Saturday 2 January 1915 - Wednesday 25 March 2009
Rainer Maria Rilke
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Saturday 4 December 1875 - Wednesday 29 December 1926
Arthur Schopenhauer
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Friday 22 February 1788 - Friday 21 September 1860
Oscar Wilde
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Monday 16 October 1854 - Friday 30 November 1900
James A. Baldwin
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American Author, Coach, Athlete, Administrator
Saturday 2 August 1924 - Tuesday 1 December 1987
Marcus Aurelius
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Thursday 26 April 121 A.D. - Thursday 17 March 180 A.D.
Charles Bukowski
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Monday 16 August 1920 - Wednesday 9 March 1994
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Born 1940

Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this, and thou wilt have finished.

Marcus Aurelius

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The title always comes last. What I really work hard on is the beginning. Where do you begin? In what tone do you begin? I almost have to have a scene in my mind.

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Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.

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I can begin to understand how anchor monsters are made. If you're not careful, you can become used to being treated as though you're special and begin to expect it.

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But I think it's very key that there's a plan for Haiti. And we have to begin to - as progressives and people who are concerned about Haiti and have been concerned about Haiti, we have to begin to build some sort of consensus, a movement around the Haiti that the Haitians envision.

Marcus Aurelius

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Real courage is when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.

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If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he will content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.

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It is a tremendous act of violence to begin anything. I am not able to begin. I simply skip what should be the beginning.

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Sooner or later, I need to begin to do what any candidate does in a presidential race; I need to begin to win.

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Don't think you are going to go on forever because you are not and begin to plan something that will compensate as you reduce your capacities to leap or turn on this or that or the other, begin thinking of something else.

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Under adversity, under oppression, the words begin to fail, the easy words begin to fail. In order to convey things accurately, the human being is almost forced to find the most precise words possible, which is a precondition for literature.

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If the house is to be set in order, one cannot begin with the present; he must begin with the past.

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The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers.

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Once you begin to explain or excuse all events on racial grounds, you begin to indulge in the perilous mythology of race.

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To begin, begin.

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Whilst we deliberate how to begin a thing, it grows too late to begin it.

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The world reacts very strangely to people they see on TV, and I can begin to understand how anchor monsters are made. If you're not careful, you can become used to being treated as though you're special and begin to expect it. For a reporter, that's the kiss of death.

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Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

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It is only when men begin to worship that they begin to grow.

Marcus Aurelius

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It is a process of discovery. It's being quiet enough and undisturbed enough for a period of time so that the songs can begin to sort of peek out, and you begin to have emotional experiences in a musical way.

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