What does Inaugural mean?

Definitions for Inaugural
ɪnˈɔ gyər əl, -gər əlInau·gu·ral

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inaugural address, inaugural(noun)

    an address delivered at an inaugural ceremony (especially by a United States president)

  2. inauguration, inaugural(adj)

    the ceremonial induction into a position

    "the new president obviously enjoyed his inauguration"

  3. inaugural(adj)

    occurring at or characteristic of a formal investiture or induction

    "the President's inaugural address"; "an inaugural ball"

  4. inaugural, initiative, initiatory, first, maiden(adj)

    serving to set in motion

    "the magazine's inaugural issue"; "the initiative phase in the negotiations"; "an initiatory step toward a treaty"; "his first (or maiden) speech in Congress"; "the liner's maiden voyage"


  1. inaugural(Noun)

    An inauguration; a formal beginning.

    The inaugural of the President will take place in March.

  2. inaugural(Noun)

    A formal speech given at the beginning of an office.

  3. inaugural(Adjective)

    Of inauguration; as in a speech or lecture by the person being inaugurated.

  4. inaugural(Adjective)

    Marking the beginning of an operation, venture etc.

    2009 was the inaugural season for New York Yankees' new stadium.

  5. Origin: inaugurer ← augurare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inaugural(adj)

    pertaining to, or performed or pronounced at, an inauguration; as, an inaugural address; the inaugural exercises

  2. Inaugural(noun)

    an inaugural address

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. inaugural.]

How to pronounce Inaugural?

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How to say Inaugural in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Inaugural in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Inaugural in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Inaugural in a Sentence

  1. Frank Larkin:

    But this would go over and above an inaugural.

  2. Attorney General Karl Racine:

    Presidential Inaugural Committee accepted the contract anyway.

  3. Judge Ruben Castillo:

    Given the amount, it's nonsensical to think this was this defendant's inaugural voyage into cocaine trafficking.

  4. Attorney General Karl Racine:

    Presidential Inaugural Committee made exorbitant and unlawful payments to the Trump hotel to rent event space for inaugural activity.

  5. Dick Cheney:

    We had a very, very heated exchange the last time we had lunch in the White House the week of the inaugural, it's a subject we don't discuss.

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