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Synonyms and Antonyms of start

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start

synonym (synonym of start)

antonym (antonym of start)

  • (verb.motion)
    come to a halt, stop moving (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    cause to stop (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.change)
    bring to an end or halt (verb.change)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of finishing (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.time)
    time between the beginning and the end of a temporal period (noun.time)
     
  • (noun.time)
    the point in time at which something ends (noun.time)
     

also (also)

hypernym (start IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game (noun.location)
    in games or sports; a mark indicating positions or bounds of the playing area (noun.location)
     
  • a signal to begin (as in a race) (noun.communication)
    any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message (noun.communication)
     
  • a sudden involuntary movement (noun.act)
    an automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulus (noun.act)
     
  • a turn to be a starter (in a game at the beginning) (noun.act)
    (game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession (noun.act)
     
  • begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object (verb.social)
    perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) (verb.social)
     
  • bring into being (verb.creation)
    make or cause to be or to become (verb.creation)
     
  • bulge outward (verb.motion)
    assume a different shape or form (verb.change)
     
  • get off the ground (verb.creation)
    set in motion, cause to start (verb.change)
     
  • have a beginning characterized in some specified way (verb.stative)
    have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) (verb.stative)
     
  • leave (verb.motion)
    go away from a place (verb.motion)
     
  • move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm (verb.motion)
    move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion (verb.motion)
     
  • play in the starting lineup (verb.competition)
    participate in games or sport (verb.competition)
     
  • the act of starting something (noun.act)
    the act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics (noun.act)
     
  • the advantage gained by beginning early (as in a race) (noun.attribute)
    the quality of having a superior or more favorable position (noun.attribute)
     
  • the beginning of anything (noun.event)
    the event consisting of the start of something (noun.event)
     
  • the time at which something is supposed to begin (noun.time)
    an instant of time (noun.time)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF start relation)

  • a sudden involuntary movement (noun.act)
    a complicated involuntary reaction to a sudden unexpected stimulus (especially a loud noise); involves flexion of most skeletal muscles and a variety more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a normal reflex of young infants; a sudden loud noise causes the child to stretch out the arms and flex the legs (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a reflex response to sudden pain (noun.act)
     
  • begin or set in motion (verb.motion)
    start running, functioning, or operating (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    get started or set in motion, used figuratively (verb.motion)
     
  • begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job (verb.social)
    assume an office, duty, or title (verb.social)
     
  • bring into being (verb.creation)
    set in motion, start an event or prepare the way for (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    apply or start (verb.creation)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    belong to an earlier time (verb.stative)
     
  • get going or set in motion (verb.motion)
    start (a motorcycle) by means of a kick starter (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    start (a car engine) without a key by bypassing the ignition interlock (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    start an engine again, for example (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    start by cranking (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    start (a car engine whose battery is dead) by connecting it to another car's battery (verb.motion)
     
  • get off the ground (verb.creation)
    commence officially (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc. (verb.social)
     
  • have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense (verb.stative)
    start abruptly (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    start to grow or develop (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    begin suddenly and sometimes violently (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    enter a particular state (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    appear or develop (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc. (verb.stative)
     
  • leave (verb.motion)
    depart from the ground (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    leave (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move rapidly and as if blazing (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    set out in a sudden, energetic or violent manner (verb.motion)
     
  • move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm (verb.motion)
    start suddenly, as from fright (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    startle with amazement or fear (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    start with anger or resentment or in protest (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    go forward or start with a fast, sudden movement (verb.motion)
     
  • set in motion, cause to start (verb.change)
    start or re-start vigorously (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    be a precursor of (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    set in motion or cause to begin (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    get off the ground (verb.creation)
     
  • take the first step or steps in carrying out an action (verb.change)
    begin again (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    set out on a course of action (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    begin vigorously (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    set off quickly, usually with success (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    arrive at the point of (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    commence in a manner calculated to bring good luck (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    set to work upon; turn one's energies vigorously to a task (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    start in a certain activity, enterprise, or role (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    begin with vigor (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    occur or become available (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    set out on (an enterprise or subject of study) (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    start to be active (verb.change)
     
  • the act of starting something (noun.act)
    a beginning from which an enterprise is launched (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    making active and effective (as a bomb) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a decisive manner of beginning a musical tone or phrase (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of forming or establishing something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of beginning something new (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (ice hockey) the method of starting play; a referee drops the puck between two opposing players (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the first of a series of actions (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the ceremonial breaking of the ground to formally begin a construction project (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of starting to construct a house (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a beginning that relaxes a tense or formal atmosphere (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of starting a new operation or practice (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of installing something (as equipment) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (basketball) the way play begins or resumes when possession is disputed; an official tosses the ball up between two players who jump in an effort to t more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (football) a kick from the center of the field to start a football game or to resume it after a score (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    beginning again (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (rugby) the method of beginning play in which the forwards of each team crouch side by side with locked arms; play starts when the ball is thrown in b more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of setting in operation (noun.act)
     
  • the beginning of anything (noun.event)
    the increase in activity of the adrenal glands just before puberty (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the first occurrence of menstruation in a woman (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the start of breast development in a woman at the beginning of puberty (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the beginning or early stages (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the earliest period (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    a quick and auspicious beginning (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the first event in a series (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the beginning of a series or sequence (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the first performance (as of a theatrical production) (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    a start given to contestants (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the start of a race (noun.event)
     
  • the time at which something is supposed to begin (noun.time)
    the time when something begins (especially life) (noun.time)
     
  • (noun.time)
    beginning to exist or to be apparent (noun.time)
     
  • (noun.time)
    earliest limiting point (noun.time)
     
  • (noun.time)
    the starting point for a new state or experience (noun.time)
     

instance hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF start relation (represent specific [usually real-world] instances of something))

  • the act of starting something (noun.act)
    (theology) God's act of bringing the universe into existence (noun.act)
     

cause (cause to relations of start)

  • get going or set in motion (verb.motion)
    begin or set in motion (verb.motion)
     
  • set in motion, cause to start (verb.change)
    have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense (verb.stative)
     

verb group (start is verb group of ....)

  • begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object (verb.social)
    have a beginning characterized in some specified way (verb.stative)
     
  • take the first step or steps in carrying out an action (verb.change)
    begin to speak, understand, read, and write a language (verb.communication)
     

derivation (.... is derived from start)

domain category (start is domain category of ....)

  • play in the starting lineup (verb.competition)
    an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition (noun.act)
     
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