How to say start in Latvian stɑrt

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a sudden movement of the body

He gave a start of surprise.

starts; sākums


the beginning of an activity, journey, race etc

I told him at the start that his idea would not succeed; The runners lined up at the start; He stayed in the lead after a good start; I shall have to make a start on that work.

doties ceļā


to leave or begin a journey

We shall have to start at 5.30 a.m. in order to get to the boat in time.

šoks; pārsteigums


a shock

What a start the news gave me!

handikaps; priekšrocība


in a race etc, the advantage of beginning before or further forward than others, or the amount of time, distance etc gained through this

The youngest child in the race got a start of five metres; The driver of the stolen car already had twenty minutes' start before the police began the pursuit.

[]sākt; sākties


to begin

He starts working at six o'clock every morning; She started to cry; She starts her new job next week; Haven't you started (on) your meal yet?; What time does the play start?

satrūkties; salēkties


to jump or jerk suddenly because of fright, surprise etc

The sudden noise made me start.

iedarbināt; uzvilkt (pulksteni)


to (cause an engine etc to) begin to work

I can't start the car; The car won't start; The clock stopped but I started it again.

uzsākt; nodibināt; izveidot


to cause something to begin or begin happening etc

One of the students decided to start a college magazine.

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