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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
initiation /i,niʃi'eiʃn/
  • danh từ
    • sự bắt đầu, sự khởi đầu, sự khởi xướng
    • sự vỡ lòng, sự khai tâm, sự bắt đầu làm quen với (một bộ môn khoa học...)
    • sự chính thức làm lễ kết nạp, lễ kết nạp
Thesaurus Dictionary
1 beginning, commencement, inauguration, origination, debut, introduction, inception, establishment:
April the first is the date for initiation of the new system.
2 admittance, admission, entrance, induction, enrolment, instatement, investiture, ordination, installation; ceremony, rite, ritual:
The initiation of new members is scheduled for tomorrow at midnight.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun [U]
1 ~ (into sth) the act of sb becoming a member of a group, often with a special ceremony; the act of introducing sb to an activity or skill: an initiation ceremony + her initiation into the world of marketing
2 (formal) the act of starting sth: the initiation of criminal proceedings
Collocation Dictionary


ceremony, rite, ritual
an initiation ceremony for new members of the organization


~ into
It was my initiation into the world of high fashion.


a ceremony/rite of initiation

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