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noun as in beginner


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For starters, the filter and the question of how effective it might potentially be for both the wearer and the people around them.

The final starter, Betnijah Laney, has only improved since we featured her as a breakout star.

For starters, several experts told us, women were increasingly likely to join the workforce, particularly in public sector jobs like teaching, which may have reinforced their support for a robust government safety net.

Without southpaws’ hidden advantage, about two out of three left-handed starters would likely be toiling in the bullpen, or in the minor leagues.

He started five games as the team’s first-ever walk-on true freshman starter, but then an injury knocked him out of the lineup.

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Same-sex marriage, a political non-starter only a few years ago, now enjoys solid majority support in national polls.

Conversation starter: will that Financial Times piece about his data kill our deft and dashingly accented Prince Oberyn?

They only have one brain, and jeopardizing its safety unnecessarily is a complete non-starter for me.

They are vinous, herbaceous, and reminiscent of sourdough yeast starter.

This was always going to be a non-starter because Democrats control the Senate as well as the White House.

"Kick a few uh his ribs out uh place for a starter," Piegan coolly advised.

So it happened that this was the main thought in his mind when the starter's gong sounded and the racers shot away down the track.

He lifted his cap, entered the car, touched the starter and in a moment the car whisked away.

"That's only a starter—something down to prove good faith, you understand," whispered the stranger.

Advance spark lever about half way and throttle lever about one-quarter way and depress starter pedal.

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On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to starter, such as: opener, initiator, innovator, inventor, originator, and pioneer.

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