To cause to start; set about; commence
To begin or start. Used with the present participle:
(--- Archaic) To begin to appear, as day; dawn
To come into being; begin; start
To remove obstructions from; clear:
To set or thrust (a self-propelled craft or projectile) in motion:
To open or begin use of formally with a ceremony; dedicate:
Arise is defined as to come into existence or to come up, often unexpectedly.
To start upon; begin
Undertake means to start something or agree to do something.
To institute is defined as to start, establish or set up.
Approach means to move close to something.
To come forth into view; become visible
To come into being
To put an end to; discontinue:
To cause to cease or end
To end; finish; conclude
To arrive at or attain the end of:
Find another word for commences. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for commences, like: begins, starts, gets, springs, originates, opens, launches, initiates, inaugurates, founds and arises.