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 inaugural inaugural

adj

  • ( ) occurring at or characteristic of a formal investiture or induction  ( inaugural )
    occurring at or characteristic of a formal investiture or induction
     the President's inaugural address
    the President's inaugural address
     an inaugural ball
    an inaugural ball
  • noun

  • ( ) an address delivered at an inaugural ceremony (especially by a United States president)  ( inaugural, inaugural address )
    an address delivered at an inaugural ceremony (especially by a United States president)
  • the ceremonial induction into a position  ( inaugural, inauguration )
    the ceremonial induction into a position
     the new president obviously enjoyed his inauguration
    the new president obviously enjoyed his inauguration
  • adj

  • ( ) serving to set in motion  ( first, inaugural, initiative, initiatory, maiden )
    serving to set in motion
     the magazine's inaugural issue
    the magazine's inaugural issue
     the initiative phase in the negotiations
    the initiative phase in the negotiations
     an initiatory step toward a treaty
    an initiatory step toward a treaty
     his first (or maiden) speech in Congress
    his first (or maiden) speech in Congress
     the liner's maiden voyage
    the liner's maiden voyage


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