Definitions for inaugural

Definitions for (noun) inaugural

Main entry: inaugural, inauguration

Definition: the ceremonial induction into a position

Usage: the new president obviously enjoyed his inauguration

Main entry: inaugural, inaugural address

Definition: an address delivered at an inaugural ceremony (especially by a United States president)

Definitions for (adj) inaugural

Main entry: first, maiden, initiative, initiatory, inaugural

Definition: serving to set in motion

Usage: the magazine's inaugural issue; the initiative phase in the negotiations; an initiatory step toward a treaty; his first (or maiden) speech in Congress; the liner's maiden voyage

Main entry: inaugural

Definition: occurring at or characteristic of a formal investiture or induction

Usage: the President's inaugural address; an inaugural ball

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