introduce, present, acquaintverb
cause to come to know personally
"permit me to acquaint you with my son"; "introduce the new neighbors to the community"
bring something new to an environment
"A new word processor was introduced"
insert, enclose, inclose, stick in, put in, introduceverb
"Insert your ticket here"
bring in, introduceverb
bring in a new person or object into a familiar environment
"He brought in a new judge"; "The new secretary introduced a nasty rumor"
bring in or establish in a new place or environment
"introduce a rule"; "introduce exotic fruits"
insert, infix, enter, introduceverb
put or introduce into something
"insert a picture into the text"
introduce, bring outverb
bring before the public for the first time, as of an actor, song, etc.
put before (a body)
precede, preface, premise, introduceverb
furnish with a preface or introduction
"She always precedes her lectures with a joke"; "He prefaced his lecture with a critical remark about the institution"
inaugurate, usher in, introduceverb
be a precursor of
"The fall of the Berlin Wall ushered in the post-Cold War period"
To cause (someone) to be acquainted (with someone else).
Let me introduce you to my friends.
To make (something or someone) known by formal announcement or recommendation.
To add (something) to a system, a mixture, or a container.
Various pollutants were introduced into the atmosphere.
To bring (something) into practice.
to lead or bring in; to conduct or usher in; as, to introduce a person into a drawing-room
to put (something into a place); to insert; as, to introduce the finger, or a probe
to lead to and make known by formal announcement or recommendation; hence, to cause to be acquainted; as, to introduce strangers; to introduce one person to another
to bring into notice, practice, cultivation, or use; as, to introduce a new fashion, method, or plant
to produce; to cause to exist; to induce
to open to notice; to begin; to present; as, he introduced the subject with a long preface
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-tro-dūs′, v.t. to lead or bring in: to conduct into a place: formally to make known or acquainted: to bring into notice or practice: to commence: to preface.—n. Introduc′tion, act of conducting into: act of making persons known to each other: act of bringing into notice or practice: preliminary matter to the main thoughts of a book: (mus.) a kind of preface or prelude to a following movement: a treatise introductory to a science or course of study.—adjs. Introduc′tory, Introduc′tive, serving to introduce: preliminary: prefatory.—adv. Introduc′torily. [L. introducĕre, -ductum—intro, within, ducĕre, to lead.]
A form of communication.
She did introduce her future husband to her work colleagues at the company BBQ.Submitted by MaryC on March 13, 2020
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'introduce' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2999
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'introduce' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2314
Rank popularity for the word 'introduce' in Verbs Frequency: #157
The numerical value of introduce in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of introduce in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
But to maintain a fair contribution from the banks, I will introduce a new eight percent surcharge on bank profits from the first of January next year.
To improve the dynamics of the market, we will introduce foreign exchange primary dealers who would be registered by the CBN (central bank) to deal directly with the bank for large trade sizes on a two-way quote basis.
For the time being, Credit Suisse does not plan to introduce negative interest rates on savings accounts.
Their behaviour would be even less constrained and they can introduce additional military support much more quickly than any conceivable external supply of arms to Ukraine, if the United States and other nations chose to supply Ukraine it would take some time to tip the military balance in their favour and could probably be overmatched by more rapid Russian escalation.
We have not taken any decision, in fact we’ve not actually discussed whether or not to introduce negative rates.
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- představit, zavéstCzech
- bekannt machen, vorstellen, einführenGerman
- introducir, presentarSpanish
- lisätä, esitelläFinnish
- introduire, présenterFrench
- bemutat, enged, ereszt, juttat, bevezetHungarian
- aféierenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- introduceren, voorstellenDutch
- apresentar, introduzirPortuguese
- предста́вить, знако́мить, представля́ть, познако́митьRussian
- 介紹, giới thiệuVietnamese
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