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Synonyms for starting

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. start, starting(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    outset, startle, first, head start, starting time, scratch line, scratch, commencement, start, starting line, get-go, kickoff, showtime, offset, starting signal, beginning, jump

    Antonyms:
    closing, intrusive

  2. starting(adj)

    (especially of eyes) bulging or protruding as with fear

    "with eyes starting from their sockets"

    Antonyms:
    closing, intrusive

  3. starting(adj)

    appropriate to the beginning or start of an event

    "the starting point"; "hands in the starting position"

    Antonyms:
    closing, intrusive

How to pronounce starting?

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

How to say starting in sign language?

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How to use starting in a sentence?

  1. Francis Byrd:

    I think companies are starting to conduct a type of self-examination when they receive a phone call or letter from an activist, where companies are doing their homework, they will say, 'maybe these folks might have a point'.

  2. Fathmath Hulwa Khaleellwa:

    We're an importing economy and everything comes wrapped in plastic, so it's a big battle, but we're starting where we think we'll make the most difference : with schools. Showing kids what it is we want them to protect.

  3. Andy Sommer:

    It's hard to see a successful agreement between OPEC and Russia to cut production and people are starting to see that.

  4. Van Wagenen:

    If we somehow suffered an injury and we needed somebody to replaceBrandon NimmoorMichael Confortoin the starting lineup, and if Tim Tebow is the best offensive player in Triple-A at that point in time, hes going to be in Mickey Calloways [Mets manager] lineup.

  5. Pascal Lamy:

    I can understand that from his side but he has to think about the impact of this on the continent, if you want a proper balanced, win-win relationship in the future, starting with tax competition is not the right way psychologically to prepare this negotiation.


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