Synonyms of inaugurate in English:

inaugurate


See definition of inaugurate

verb

1‘he inaugurated a new policy of trade and exploration’

SYNONYMS

initiate, begin, start, institute, launch, start off, set in motion, get going, get under way, get off the ground, establish, originate, put in place, lay the foundations of, lay the first stone of, lay the cornerstone of, bring up the curtain on

bring in, usher in

informal kick off

formal commence

ANTONYMS

end, wind up

2‘the new President will be inaugurated in January’

SYNONYMS

admit to office, install, instate, induct, swear in

invest, ordain

crown, enthrone

3‘the museum was inaugurated on September 12’

SYNONYMS

open, open officially, declare open

dedicate, consecrate

unveil, take the wraps off

rare hansel

ANTONYMS

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