One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Embark on a venture or undertaking, especially a commercial one.‘the company will start out with a hundred employees’
- ‘Keen on starting a new venture, Mr Twit wants to start up a circus act in his back yard.’
- ‘What are the biggest traps to look out for when starting out in a venture like this?’
- ‘The money went to the Prince's Trust to help young people start up new business ventures.’
- ‘Mr Okeke persuaded Mr Sawalha to travel to Spain to sign a contract and to make the payment for the start up costs of the venture.’
- ‘She has had a good response and in the future we may look forward to this worthy programme starting up in Hacketstown.’
- ‘He enjoyed the process so much, he's started up Flint, a new venture, already.’
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