Meaning of 'inaugural'

Find the meaning of the word ‘inaugural’

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Meaning of ‘inaugural’

4 definitions found.



serving to set in motion

Example: "the magazine's inaugural issue"

Synonyms: first


occurring at or characteristic of a formal investiture or induction

Example: "the President's inaugural address"


the ceremonial induction into a position

Synonyms: inauguration


an address delivered at an inaugural ceremony (especially by a United States president)

Synonyms: inaugural address

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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