intro

noun
in·​tro | \ ˈin-(ˌ)trō How to pronounce intro (audio) \
plural intros

Definition of intro

 (Entry 1 of 2)

intro-

prefix

Definition of intro- (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : in : into introjection
2 : inward : within introvert — compare extro-

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Synonyms & Antonyms for intro

Synonyms: Noun

Antonyms: Noun

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Examples of intro in a Sentence

Noun in her intro the author offers rather precise definitions of some of the key words that she will be using throughout her book
Recent Examples on the Web: Noun There is a connection between the outro of BORDER: DAY ONE and the intro of BORDER : CARNIVAL, and that link completes the 'BORDER' series. Tamara Fuentes, Seventeen, "Exclusive: ENHYPEN Talk About "BORDER : CARNIVAL" and Being Vulnerable With Their Music," 28 Apr. 2021 Music intro produced by Olivia Reiner and voiced by Michelle Rutkowski. Jr Radcliffe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Point Forward Podcast: Scott Williams on the Bucks getting short-changed in 2001," 14 Apr. 2021 Watch the tribute above, which includes an intro from Glee guest star Demi Lovato. Devon Ivie, Vulture, "Glee Cast Honors Their ‘Ally’ Naya Rivera at This Year’s GLAAD Awards," 9 Apr. 2021 According to Nielsen, the intro of the song began with Petersson in Nashville and progressed from there. David Chiu, Forbes, "Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen On The Band’s New LP And Rocking For Almost 50 Years," 7 Apr. 2021 Music intro produced by Olivia Reiner and voiced by Michelle Rutkowski. Jr Radcliffe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Point Forward Podcast: George Karl swings by to talk 2001; plus, Giannis' knee and a huge week for Jrue Holiday," 8 Apr. 2021 The video is nearly indistinguishable from a traditional Bachelor intro package. Ariana Romero, refinery29.com, "New Captain America Is Basically The Bachelor," 29 Mar. 2021 In late February, the late-night host Amber Ruffin kicked off an episode of The Amber Ruffin Show with a short intro. Kathryn Vanarendonk, Vulture, "All Hail Amber Ruffin," 22 Mar. 2021 Down by 19 points – and without three players – Milwaukee storms back Music intro produced by Olivia Reiner and voiced by Michelle Rutkowski. Jr Radcliffe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Point Forward Podcast: A big trade and tension during a thrilling win in Philly," 19 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of intro

Noun

circa 1899, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for intro

Prefix

Latin, from intro inside, to the inside, from Old Latin *interus, adjective, inward

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Time Traveler for intro

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The first known use of intro was circa 1899

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5 May 2021

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“Intro.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intro. Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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intro

noun

English Language Learners Definition of intro

informal : a short introduction to something (such as a performance or a musical work)

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