initiate

What are the hypernyms for initiate?

Hypernyms for initiate

scholarly person bookman people student scholar unskilled person create let in hash out cause include originate discuss do initiate talk over make admit start

Definitions for initiate

  • verb - set in motion
  • verb - bring up a topic for discussion
  • verb - bring into being; "He initiated a new program"; "Start a foundation"
  • verb - take the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of; "This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants"
  • verb - accept people into an exclusive society or group
  • noun - people who have been introduced to the mysteries of some field or activity; "it is very familiar to the initiate"
  • noun - someone who has been admitted to membership in a scholarly field
  • noun - someone new to a field or activity
  • Pronounciation of initiate

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    Synonyms for initiate

    learned person beginner pundit tyro savant tiro enlightened novice start lead up pioneer broach induct originate

    Antonyms for initiate

    uninitiate

    Holonyms for initiate

    No holonyms found for initiate.

    Hyponyms for initiate

    apprentice greenhorn landsman starter entrant learner rookie newcomer neophyte tenderfoot polymath prentice landlubber fledgling freshman trainee abecedarian cub lubber fledgeling newbie initiate date from trip set off touch off constitute mount organize get up plow set strike up actuate spark off establish institute undertake organise machinate cover deal go back introduce trigger spark found stage set about prepare treat address lead up date back innovate activate trigger off plant arrange attempt devise handle

    Meronyms for initiate

    No meronyms found for initiate.

    Sounds like initiate

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