in the beginning

Definition of in the beginning

  1. at the start The company was very small in the beginning, but it eventually became a giant corporation.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the point at which something begins :  start

    :  the first part

    :  origin, source

  1. :  just starting out

    :  being first or the first part

    :  introductory

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