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beginning  

EN[bɪˈɡɪn.ɪŋ]
US
Fdébut
  • NomPLbeginningsSUF-ing
    1. NU The act of doing that which begins anything; commencement of an action, state, or space of time; entrance into being or upon a course; the first act, effort, or state of a succession of acts or states.
      1. That which is begun; a rudiment or element.
        1. That which begins or originates something; the first cause; origin; source.
          1. The initial portion of some extended thing.
            1. The author describes the main character's youth at the beginning of the story
            2. That house is at the beginning of the street
        2. Verbe
          1. present participle of begin.
            1. The turmoil went on—no rest, no peace. […] It was nearly eleven o'clock now, and he strolled out again. In the little fair created by the costers' barrows the evening only seemed beginning; and the naphtha flares made one's eyes ache, the men's voices grated harshly, and the girls' faces saddened one.
        3. Adjectif
          1. INF Of or relating to the first portion of some extended thing.
            1. in the beginning paragraph of the chapter
            2. in the beginning section of the course
        4. Plus d'exemples
          1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
            • Flight and flower-visiting activities rose from the beginning of supplementing nutrition, and declined until the postspawning stage.
            • He allowed a month to elapse before beginning the work.
            • Sir Gerald was moving slower; his wounds were beginning to tell. ‎
          2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
            • Beginning there weak-handed is not the thing to do.
            • Beginning next year the museum will sweeten the pot for season pass members by offering them a 10% discount in the gift shop in addition to unlimited free admission.
          3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
            • The movie had me on the edge of my seat right from the beginning.
            • She started crying, and she poured out the whole story, right from the beginning.

        Meaning of beginning for the defined word.

        Grammaticalement, ce mot "beginning" est un adjectif, plus spécifiquement, un adjectifs incomparable. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable et un singularia tantum. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un formes verbale.
        • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
          1. Adjectifs
            • Adjectifs incomparable
            • Noms
              • Noms Dénombrable
                • Singularia tantum
                  • Noms Indénombrable
                • Verbes
                  • Formes verbales
                    • Participes
                      • Participes présents
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                Définition: Niveau 9
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                Liens Connexes:
                1. en beginnings
                2. en beginningless
                3. en beginning of day
                4. en beginninglessness
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