Portuguese translation of 'initiation'
1. (into secret etc) iniciação f
2. (beginning) começo, início
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Drunken initiation rites linked to sporting societies will also be outlawed.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It was an initiation test.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It's almost an initiation rite.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Maybe coping with this hazard is an initiation test?Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The song is part of a club initiation ritual.The Sun (2013)
When he first joined, there was a lot of intimidation, bad initiation rites.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
They invited me to take part in an initiation ceremony to make me'a man as strong as a crocodile '.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
This is my initiation into the rituals of'brand calling '.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
A defence source said: 'This is thought to be an initiation ceremony that went horribly wrong.The Sun (2011)
As an initiation ritual, each arrival at Chelsea has to perform a karaoke number.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It alleged that the attack was part of an initiation ritual.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
TEENAGE police recruits have faced ritual initiation ceremonies in the past.The Sun (2006)
Like baptism, it is an initiation ceremony.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The initiation tests were too hideous for most.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Entry into each grade involved a course of study, a successful examination and a ritual initiation.Dictionary of Mind, Body and Spirit (1994)
It combined elements of astrology and the Greek mystery religions, which highlighted special rites of initiation.Christianity Today (2000)
It is to male and female initiation that we now turn.Phoenix From the Flame (1994)
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'initiation' in Other Languages
British English: initiation NOUN
The initiation of something is the starting of it.
They announced the initiation of a rural development programme.
Translation of initiation from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary