Definition of 'initiate'
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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 (1991)Especially with Soli: if he didn't initiate conversation, Soli was likely to remain as silent as a stone. THE BROKEN GOD (1991)`She will come before Miss Bray goes so that Miss Bray can initiate her into her duties. THE ROAD TO PARADISE ISLAND (1991)
Naturally I would not initiate any action against them without consulting you. T2©: RISING STORM (1991)
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Translations for 'initiate'
British English: initiate VERB
If you initiate something, you start it or cause it to happen.
They wanted to initiate a discussion on economics.
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