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(名) As a noun
  1. The act of starting something.
  2. A turn to be a starter (in a game at the beginning).
  3. A sudden involuntary movement.
  4. The advantage gained by beginning early (as in a race).
  5. A signal to begin (as in a race).
  6. The beginning of anything.
  7. A line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game.
  8. The time at which something is supposed to begin.
(动) As a verb
  1. Take the first step or steps in carrying out an action.
  2. Set in motion, cause to start.
  3. Play in the starting lineup.
  4. Bring into being.
  5. Get off the ground.
  6. Get going or set in motion.
  7. Begin or set in motion.
  8. Move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm.
  9. Leave.
  10. Bulge outward.
  11. Begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job.
  12. Begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object.
  13. Have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense.
  14. Have a beginning characterized in some specified way.
Part of Speech(动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
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发动fādòngto start; to launch; to unleash; to mobilize; to arouse
duānstart; origin
肇始zhàoshǐto initiate; to start; the start
进发jìnfāto set out; to start
shūto move; to start; to shake, name of a person
the beginning; to start, new growing of the grass
开创kāichuàngto initiate; to start; to found
to open; to start; to initiate; to enlighten or awaken; to state; to inform; Qi son of Yu the Great , reported founder of the Xia Dynasty 夏朝 (c. 2070-c. 1600 BC)
shǐto begin; to start; then; only then
开启kāiqǐto open; to start
开办kāibànto open; to start (a business etc); to set up
kāito open; to start; to turn on; to boil; to write out (a prescription, check, invoice etc); to operate (a vehicle); carat (gold); abbr. for Kelvin, 开尔文; abbr. for 开本, book format; ; (to hold (meeting, exhibition, etc.)
始发shǐfā(of trains etc) to set off (on a journey); to start (being issued or circulated); to start (happening); originating
开场kāichǎngto begin; to open; to start; beginning of an event
zhǒng(same as ) the heel, to follow, to call personally at; to go personally to, (ancient form ) to move; to start; to shake, to excite; to rouse; to take action
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