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Definition 1: be a precursor of - [verb of change]

Samples where introduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The fall of the Berlin Wall ushered in the post-Cold War period

Synonyms for introduce in the sense of this definition

(introduce is a kind of ...) set in motion, cause to start

"The U.S. started a war in the Middle East" "The Iraqis began hostilities" "begin a new chapter in your life"

Definition 2: place, fit, or thrust (something) into another thing - [verb of change]

Samples where introduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Insert your ticket here

Synonyms for introduce in the sense of this definition

(introduce is a kind of ...) put into a certain place or abstract location

"Put your things here" "Set the tray down" "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children" "Place emphasis on a certain point"

(... is a kind of introduce ) insert as a plug

"She plugged a cork in the wine bottle"

(... is a kind of introduce ) insert surreptitiously or without warrant

(... is a kind of introduce ) insert inconspicuously or quickly or quietly

"He slipped some money into the waiter's hand"

(... is a kind of introduce ) introduce continuously

"feed carrots into a food processor"

(... is a kind of introduce ) introduce one's writing or speech with certain expressions

(... is a kind of introduce ) put into a cup

"cup the milk"

(... is a kind of introduce ) insert a catheter into (a body part)

"catheterize the patient's bladder"

(... is a kind of introduce ) put in a glass container

(... is a kind of introduce ) set or place in

(... is a kind of introduce ) introduce a microorganism into

(... is a kind of introduce ) replace the center of a coin with a baser metal

"plug a nickle"

(... is a kind of introduce ) insert a plug into

"plug the wall"

(... is a kind of introduce ) force or drive (a fluid or gas) into by piercing

"inject hydrogen into the balloon"

Definition 3: put before (a body) - [verb of cognition]

Samples where introduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • introduce legislation

(introduce is a kind of ...) present for consideration, examination, criticism, etc.

"He proposed a new plan for dealing with terrorism" "She proposed a new theory of relativity" "The candidate projects himself as a moderate and a reformer"

Definition 4: cause to come to know personally - [verb of communication]

Samples where introduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • permit me to acquaint you with my son
  • introduce the new neighbors to the community

Synonyms for introduce in the sense of this definition

(introduce is a kind of ...) impart knowledge of some fact, state of affairs, or event to

"I informed him of his rights"

(... is a kind of introduce ) introduce anew

"We haven't met in a long time, so let me reintroduce myself"

(... is a kind of introduce ) formally present a debutante, a representative of a country, etc.

(... is a kind of introduce ) bring before the public for the first time, as of an actor, song, etc.

(introduce has a similar meaning as ...) make familiar or conversant with

"you should acquaint yourself with your new computer" "We familiarized ourselves with the new surroundings"

Definition 5: furnish with a preface or introduction - [verb of communication]

Samples where introduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She always precedes her lectures with a joke
  • He prefaced his lecture with a critical remark about the institution

Synonyms for introduce in the sense of this definition

(introduce is a kind of ...) express in words

"He said that he wanted to marry her" "tell me what is bothering you" "state your opinion" "state your name"

(... is a kind of introduce ) make a preliminary introduction, usually to a formal document

(... is a kind of introduce ) write or speak a prologue

Definition 6: bring before the public for the first time, as of an actor, song, etc. - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for introduce in the sense of this definition

(introduce is a kind of ...) cause to come to know personally

"permit me to acquaint you with my son" "introduce the new neighbors to the community"

Definition 7: put or introduce into something - [verb of contact]

Samples where introduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • insert a picture into the text

Synonyms for introduce in the sense of this definition

(introduce is a kind of ...) cause to be attached

(... is a kind of introduce ) plug into an outlet

"Please plug in the toaster!" "Connect the TV so we can watch the football game tonight"

(... is a kind of introduce ) insert the penis into the vagina or anus of

"Did the molester penetrate the child?"

(... is a kind of introduce ) introduce a cannula or tube into

"Cannulate the blood vessel in the neck"

(... is a kind of introduce ) enter (data or a program) into a computer

(... is a kind of introduce ) enter drop by drop

"instill medication into my eye"

(... is a kind of introduce ) fix or set securely or deeply

"He planted a knee in the back of his opponent" "The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum"

(... is a kind of introduce ) insert or squeeze tightly between two people or objects

"She was sandwiched in her airplane seat between two fat men"

(... is a kind of introduce ) place the organ of a donor into the body of a recipient

Definition 8: bring something new to an environment - [verb of creation]

Samples where introduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • A new word processor was introduced

Synonyms for introduce in the sense of this definition

(introduce is a kind of ...) take the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of

"This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants"

(... is a kind of introduce ) introduce gradually

(... is a kind of introduce ) open up an area or prepare a way

"She pioneered a graduate program for women students"

(... is a kind of introduce ) present for the first time to the public

"The band debuts a new song or two each month"

Definition 9: bring in or establish in a new place or environment - [verb of creation]

Samples where introduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • introduce a rule
  • introduce exotic fruits

(introduce is a kind of ...) bring about

"The trompe l'oeil-illusion establishes depth"

(... is a kind of introduce ) introduce

"God interposed death"

Definition 10: bring in a new person or object into a familiar environment - [verb of motion]

Samples where introduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He brought in a new judge
  • The new secretary introduced a nasty rumor

Synonyms for introduce in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of introduce ) introduce or send as immigrants

"Britain immigrated many colonists to America"

(... is a kind of introduce ) carry on the feet and deposit

"track mud into the house"

(... is a kind of introduce ) introduce or insert (oneself) in a subtle manner

"He insinuated himself into the conversation of the people at the nearby table"

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