|1.||[ verb ] take the first step or steps in carrying out an action|
|Synonyms:||begin start commence start_out set_about get_down get|
: "We began working at dawn" "Who will start?" "Get working as soon as the sun rises!" "The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia" "He began early in the day"
|Related terms:||end get_cracking launch plunge get_to break_in embark attack jump_off auspicate come_on recommence strike_out fall begin beginning newcomer novice|
|2.||[ verb ] lay out in a line|
|Synonyms:||lay_out array range|
|Related terms:||arrange compart array|
|3.||[ verb ] leave|
|Synonyms:||start take_off depart set_off start_out set_forth part|
"The family took off for Florida"
|Related terms:||leave take_off roar_off blaze sally_forth spare departure loss takeoff departer|