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English definition of “usher sth in”

usher sth in

phrasal verb with usher     /ˈʌʃ.ər/ US  // verb [T usually + adv/prep]
to be at the start of a new period , especially when important changes or new things happen , or to cause important changes to start happening : Yesterday's match between Arsenal and Spurs ushered in the start of the new season . Banksie threw a huge party to usher in (= celebrate ) the New Year . The legislation should usher in a host of new opportunities for school leavers.Causing things to happenPreceding and introducing
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