What does began mean?

Definitions for began
bɪˈgænbe·gan

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Began

    of Begin

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Began

    bē-gan′, pa.t. of Begin.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'began' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #334

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'began' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2413

How to pronounce began?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say began in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of began in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of began in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of began in a Sentence

  1. David Jones:

    We began working on this about six months ago, twenty-five years ago President Bush spoke at the 50th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, as the sitting president, and we have a copy of the speech in our auditorium here on a continuous loop.

  2. Brad Mittman MD:

    QUOTES ABOUT THE IMPOSSIBLE*: ►Every record ever broken and every formerly impossible journey began with one person setting fear of failure aside, taking one step forward and acting on his dream. ►Every great & impossible feat began with at least one person taking one step forward. Hear impossible feat, then, as the ultimate oxymoron. ►Half of overcoming or achieving anything impossible is simply overcoming the psychological hurdle of inaction, setting aside, even temporarily, fear of failure, and taking just one step forward. ►Throughout history, every time a seemingly impossible task was achieved, and another “impossible” task was crossed off the list, someone had a vision or a passion, combined with hard work. ►Who defines what is impossible? No one. Impossible is simply the set of things that we have not YET achieved *Quotations by Brad Mittman MD

  3. Kathleen Marchetti:

    People began to realize that by smoking, they weren't just affecting their own health, but people around them that they cared about.

  4. Alan Gayle:

    It was something of a one-two punch between the trade-deficit report and higher interest rates that began overseas.

  5. Ayako Nakayama:

    A change in Happy New Era '' may happen only once in our life time, so it's a happy day, and I wanted my child also to be present at that moment, i hope this is a peaceful era where everyone can live with smiling faces.' . Elsewhere, couples wanting to register their marriages as soon as the Reiwa era began at midnight had lined up at government offices, which set special desks for the paperwork. For 29-year-old Kenya Fujisaki, the move was mostly practical.

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