Definition of 'false start'
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Used Rarely. false start is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'false start'
British English: false start NOUN
A false start is an attempt to start something, which fails because you were not properly prepared or ready to begin.
Any economic reform, he said, faced false starts and mistakes.
Definition of false start from the Collins English Dictionary
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