Definition Of start
a sudden movement of surprise or alarm.
she awoke with a start
cause (an event or process) to happen.
two men started the blaze that caused the explosion
come into being; begin or be reckoned from a particular point in time or space.
the season starts in September
give a small jump or make a sudden jerking movement from surprise or alarm.
“Oh my!” she said, starting
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Example Of start
start the dishwasher
A basic bed, shower and toilet will start at £10 a night, plus the cost of disposable linen.
a good start is half the battle
a knock at the door made her start