Hindi translation of 'initiate'
initiate /ɪˈnɪʃieɪt इˈनिशीएइट्/
Word forms: initiates, initiating, initiated
1. transitive verb
If you initiate something, you start it or cause it to happen.
They initiated a discussion on economics.
initiate a process/action/transaction/change/move
initiate a debate/discussion/conversation/investigation
SIMILAR WORDSinstigate, set in motion
initiation uncountable noun
There was a year between initiation and completion.
the initiation of something
the initiation of proceedings/negotiations/intercourse
SIMILAR WORDSinstigation, launch
2. transitive verb
If someone is initiated into a particular group or society, they become a member of it by taking part in ceremonies at which they learn its special knowledge or customs.
He wants to be initiated into their religion.
initiationWord forms: initiations variable noun
...an initiation ceremony.
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Example Sentences Including 'initiate'
Once the man spent that money, however, he went to several lawyers and finally found one who would initiate a case against me.Three Kinds of Kissing - Scottish Short Stories
Especially with Soli: if he didn't initiate conversation, Soli was likely to remain as silent as a stone.The Broken God
`She will come before Miss Bray goes so that Miss Bray can initiate her into her duties.The Road to Paradise Island
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Translation of initiate from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary