beginning, commencement, first, outset, get-go, start, kickoff, starting time, showtime, offsetnoun
the time at which something is supposed to begin
"they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"
commencement, commencement exercise, commencement ceremony, graduation, graduation exercisenoun
an academic exercise in which diplomas are conferred
beginning, start, commencementnoun
the act of starting something
"he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"
The first existence of anything; act or fact of commencing; rise; origin; beginning; start.
The day when degrees are conferred by colleges and universities upon students and others.
A graduation ceremony, from a school, college or university.
the first existence of anything; act or fact of commencing; rise; origin; beginning; start
Etymology: [F. commencement.]
the day when degrees are conferred by colleges and universities upon students and others
Etymology: [F. commencement.]
"Commencement" is episode 87 of The West Wing.
The numerical value of commencement in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of commencement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
There happens to be whole, large parts of adult American life that nobody talks about in commencement speeches.
I think we do a very good job at our commencement ceremony honoring the past, present and future military members.
Until that time, Harvard didn't take on women faculty, so when it did, it was a big scandal, she wasn't allowed to use the faculty lounge or to walk in commencement. But she got a warm welcome otherwise.
Churches are allowed to be open and we definitely shared the gospel( during the commencement).
As of yesterday, the spot price for gas was down 30 percent from commencement of this case.
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- incoación, inicio, comienzoSpanish
- alku, promootio, valmistujaisseremonia, aloitusFinnish
- aanvang, afsluitceremonieDutch
- início, começoPortuguese
- bắt đầuVietnamese
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