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Definition of Initial

Initial

  1. Of or pertaining to the beginning; marking the commencement; incipient; commencing; as, the initial symptoms of a disease.
  2. Placed at the beginning; standing at the head, as of a list or series; as, the initial letters of a name.
  3. The first letter of a word or a name.
  4. To put an initial to; to mark with an initial of initials.

Initial Quotations

Be passionate and bold. Always keep learning. You stop doing useful things if you don't learn. So the last part to me is the key, especially if you have had some initial success. It becomes even more critical that you have the learning 'bit' always switched on.
Satya Nadella

Love is anterior to life, posterior to death, initial of creation, and the exponent of breath.
Emily Dickinson

A successful entrepreneur can't be afraid of failures or setbacks. An initial setback can be a great opportunity to take a new and more promising approach to any problem, to come back stronger than ever.
John Roos

Some guys say beauty is only skin deep. But when you walk into a party, you don't see somebody's brain. The initial contact has to be the sniffing.
James Caan

My initial response was to sue her for defamation of character, but then I realized that I had no character.
Charles Barkley
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Initial Translations

initial in Afrikaans is voorletter
initial in Dutch is initiaal, voorletter
initial in Italian is iniziale
initial in Norwegian is forbokstav, begynnelses-
initial in Portuguese is inicial
initial in Spanish is primitivo, inicial
initial in Swedish is begynnelsebokstav, inledande