Translation of "start" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb uk /stɑːt/ us /stɑrt/

A1 to begin doing something

~を始める, 開始する
Maria started to laugh.
We start working at nine o’clock.

B1 to begin to happen or to make something begin to happen

(物事が)起きる, ~を引き起こす
The fire started in the kitchen.

Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /stɑːt/ us /stɑrt/

B1 the beginning of something

始まり, 開始
Our teacher checks who is in class at the start of each day.
Ivan has been involved in the project from the start.

(Translation of “start” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)