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See definition of initiating on Dictionary.com
  • as inestablishing
  • as inbehind

synonyms for initiating

  • beginning
  • building
  • chartering
  • constituting
  • endowing
  • fixing
  • founding
  • implementing
  • instituting
  • organizing
  • originating
  • regulating
  • settling
  • stabilizing
  • starting
  • subsidizing
  • setting up

antonyms for initiating

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  • dissolving
  • ending
  • tearing down
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    How to use initiating in a sentence

    Newsham said police must turn on their cameras as soon as they initiate a traffic stop, generally at the same time that they activate their emergency lights.
    POLICE VIDEO SHOWS FATAL CRASH AS D.C. OFFICERS ATTEMPT TO STOP MOPED DRIVERPETER HERMANN, JUSTIN JOUVENAL, JULIE ZAUZMEROCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    San Diego Unified leaders, who have been under pressure for weeks to provide more details about when they might initiate a widespread back-to-school plan, set a tentative date for the second phase of their school reopening plan.
    MORNING REPORT: INTRODUCING THE VOICE POLLVOICE OF SAN DIEGOOCTOBER 28, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
    The Clinton administration initiated the Microsoft case, the Bush DOJ was less interested and settled it.
    DOJ ANTITRUST SUIT: GOOGLE USES CONTRACTS, MARKET POWER TO NEUTRALIZE RIVALSGREG STERLINGOCTOBER 21, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
    Keeping your chest forward and head up, initiate the movement by stepping your opposite hand and knee forward.
    POCKET THIS ANTI-STRESS ROUTINE FOR DIFFICULT DAYSLAUREN BEDOSKYOCTOBER 20, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
    To initiate feeding, the first pump opens to lower the pressure and draw the blood up into the proboscis.
    EVOLUTION MADE MOSQUITOS INTO STEALTHY, SENSITIVE VAMPIRESERICA MCALISTEROCTOBER 15, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
    If the call is answered, businesses will hear a recorded message that the call that was initiated on Google.
    GOOGLE TESTING NEW ‘CALL HISTORY’ FEATURE FOR GOOGLE MY BUSINESSGREG STERLINGOCTOBER 7, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
    If employees plan to vote early through a mail-in ballot, this is another process that needs to be initiated sooner rather than later.
    OUTDOOR INDUSTRY LEADERS: WHY WE’RE GIVING OUR EMPLOYEES THE RESOURCES TO VOTEJAKEMETHOCTOBER 7, 2020FORTUNE
    Two drug companies in particular, Eli Lily and Regeneron, have initiated early clinical trials of their monoclonal antibody products.
    THESE ARE THE BEST COVID-19 TREATMENTS RIGHT NOWCLAIRE MALDARELLIOCTOBER 5, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
    The organization and the police initiated a “rescue attempt” but Amreen refused to return home to her mother.
    THREE WOMEN: STORIES OF INDIAN TRAFFICKED BRIDESLGBTQ-EDITOROCTOBER 5, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
    Still, the hospital police forces initiate most of their own arrests and citations, often prompted by a traffic stop, a call from hospital staff or someone acting suspicious.
    THE STARTLING REACH AND DISPARATE IMPACT OF CLEVELAND CLINIC’S PRIVATE POLICE FORCEBY DAVID ARMSTRONGSEPTEMBER 28, 2020PROPUBLICA
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    WORDS RELATED TO INITIATING

    • at the bottom of
    • causing
    • concerning the circumstances
    • initiating
    • instigating
    • responsible for
    • beginning
    • building
    • chartering
    • constituting
    • endowing
    • fixing
    • founding
    • implementing
    • initiating
    • instituting
    • organizing
    • originating
    • regulating
    • setting up
    • settling
    • stabilizing
    • starting
    • subsidizing
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