What does to begin with mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. in the first place, earlier, in the beginning, to begin with, originally(adverb)

    before now

    "why didn't you tell me in the first place?"

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of to begin with in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of to begin with in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Oscar Wilde:

    Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

  2. Ladd Everitt:

    Ammunition is widely available at ranges to begin with,and we don't take issue with that, if they put it in a school, call me back.

  3. Francis Bacon:

    If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts but if he will be content to begin with doubts he shall end in certainties.

  4. Sir Francis Bacon:

    If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts; but if he will be content to begin with doubts he shall end in certainties.

  5. Francis Bacon:

    If we begin with certainties, we shall end in doubts but if we begin with doubts, and we are patient in them, we shall end in certainties.

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