a turn to be a starter (in a game at the beginning)
"he got his start because one of the regular pitchers was in the hospital"; "his starting meant that the coach thought he was one of their best linemen"
(especially of eyes) bulging or protruding as with fear
"with eyes starting from their sockets"
appropriate to the beginning or start of an event
"the starting point"; "hands in the starting position"
a. & n. from Start, v
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
An irregular and arbitrary mode of punishment with canes or ropes' ends, long since illegal in the British navy.
Verb form of the word start.
They are starting to plan their wedding easily and simply.Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'Starting' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2382
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Starting' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1257
Rank popularity for the word 'Starting' in Nouns Frequency: #2103
The numerical value of Starting in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Starting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of Starting in a Sentence
It was a comfort for everyone being around their peers, the freshman had it the hardest, because they were starting high school for the first time just like her.
We'll need hundreds of people at the start, we should actually see that starting around the autumn.
They're not giving exposure to any of their partners that have [to date] been involved in the design and manufacture of Nexus phones. the prices are essentially the same as the starting prices for an iPhone. And similar to the top-end Samsung phones.
Given the progress we've made and continue to make on our goals, I view the next appropriate step as gradually raising interest rates, most likely starting sometime later this year.
We're just starting. The first vote hasn't been counted. Why don't we let the process work?
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