initiate

What are the hypernyms for initiate?

Hypernyms for initiate

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

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

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

    Antonyms for initiate

    uninitiate

    Holonyms for initiate

    No holonyms found for initiate.

    Hyponyms for initiate

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

    Meronyms for initiate

    No meronyms found for initiate.

    Sounds like initiate

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