Translation of "initiation" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ɪˌnɪʃ.iˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /ɪˌnɪʃ.iˈeɪ.ʃən/

[ no plural ] formal an occasion when something starts

Lawyers for the couple have announced the initiation of divorce proceedings.

an occasion when someone is first introduced to an activity or skill

My initiation into the mysteries of home brewing was not a success.

(Translation of “initiation” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)