Übersetzung von “initial” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /ɪˈnɪʃ·əl/ us /ɪˈnɪʃ·əl/

first, or happening at the start

My initial reaction was one of anger.
noun uk /ɪˈnɪʃ·əl/ us /ɪˈnɪʃ·əl/

B1 the first letter of a name, especially when used to represent a name

He wrote his initials, P. M. R., at the bottom of the page.

(Übersetzung von “initial” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /iˈniʃəl/

of, or at, the beginning

There were difficulties during the initial stages of building the house.
initially adverb

at the beginning; at first

al principio, inicialmente
This project will cost a lot of money initially, but will eventually make a profit.
initiate /-ʃieit/ verb

to start (eg a plan, scheme, changes, reforms etc)

iniciar, poner en marcha
He initiated a scheme for helping old people with their shopping.

to take (a person) into a society etc, especially with secret ceremonies

No-one who had been initiated into the society ever revealed the details of the ceremony.
initiate /-ʃiət/ noun

a person who has been initiated (into a society etc).

initiation /-ʃiˈei-/ noun

the act of initiating or process of being initiated

(also adjective) an initiation ceremony.
initiative /-ʃətiv/ noun

a first step or move that leads the way

He took the initiative in organizing a search party to look for the girl.

the ability to lead or make decisions for oneself

He is quite good at his job, but lacks initiative
My son actually went to the hairdresser’s on his own initiative!

(Übersetzung von “initial” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)