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The number of new daily infections would almost immediately begin to decline.

When the distribution began, the numbers would be called, and one by one each person would be led through the aisles inside to pick groceries.

It began early in the fourth quarter, when Daryl Hayes could no longer feel his left arm.

It began when Scott McKenzie was furloughed from his job at Juniata College, a local liberal arts school.

He imagined himself having 12 to 15 seconds to talk after each play and began to adjust his thoughts to fit that timeline.

Thus begins an episode of The Mindy Project centered around a guy trying to have butt sex with his girlfriend.

Not long after the holiday presents are put away and the guests have gone home, another season begins.

The more we try to look through the gauze, the more it all begins to look like gauze.

Eventually, the mistletoe bush grows, blooms, and forms berries, and the cycle begins anew.

The opening of the battle narrative begins on—get this—page 266!

In contrast to the Widal, it begins to fade about the end of the second week, and soon thereafter entirely disappears.

A child begins to make acquaintance with the images of things when set before a mirror.

The whole thing begins to have a jigsaw look, like a child's toy rack with wooden soldiers on it, expanding and contracting.

Soon he begins to trot, and, when he thinks himself out of sight, bounds off like a greyhound.

“Yes; it is the best way out of her troubles; she begins to see that,” he said, with a strange smile.


On this page you'll find 117 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to begins, such as: do, inaugurate, prepare, lead, launch, and establish.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.