Definitions for start out

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. get down, begin, get, start out, start, set about, set out, commence(verb)

    take the first step or steps in carrying out an action

    "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"

  2. depart, part, start, start out, set forth, set off, set out, take off(verb)


    "The family took off for Florida"


  1. start out(Verb)

    to begin one's life, or occupation.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Charles De Gaulle:

    You start out giving your hat, then you give your coat, then your shirt, then your skin and finally your soul.

  2. Naomi Leinen:

    I have a little packet I take them with commitment caucus cards, bumper stickers, a clipboard, and then I also have a sign up sheet for them to sign up five friends to start out with.

  3. Individual Voir Dire:

    You don't have to live in a cave, you can obviously know about the incident, the question is, specifically, whether you can be fair, can you start out not having been persuaded by what you've heard.

  4. Jeb Bush:

    Uber is giving that person a chance to start out and ... fulfill his dream. He wants to be a doctor, and most of these stories are stories that are relevant to people, and that's why I like using them.

  5. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus:

    It started out with a fairly large component of the men thinking this is not a good idea and women will never be able to do this. When you start out with that mindset you're almost presupposing the outcome.


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