One who has been through a ceremony of initiation. (noun)
To begin; to start. (verb)
To instruct in the rudiments or principles; to introduce. (verb)
To confer membership on; especially, to admit to a secret order with mysterious rites or ceremonies. (verb)
Examples of word Initiate
Facinelli's latest initiate is Kat Dennings, who we revealed yesterday has just joined the cast of "Thor."
On Friday, all 41 Republican senators sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nevada, asking that the current version of the legislation be set aside and that Democrats again initiate bipartisan negotiations with the Republicans.
Maybe she thinks a third war for the US to initiate is a proper course of action?
The initiate is encouraged to eat as much as she can, especially meat and broth, which are thought to strengthen. 54
BUT .... the debate that Sunstein seems itching to initiate is whether there is a movement to rollback the constitutional viewpoint that has evolved since the New Deal.