Inaugurate is a verb which is used for situations such as introducing someone to a new job, post, position with a formal ceremony. Celebrating the fact that something new is ready to be made use of. To commence, make a beginning, initiate.
- Recently the UK ‘inaugurated’ Sadiq Khan as the new mayor of London.
- The school ‘inaugurated’ its whole new site with welcome celebration inviting all staff,students and parents.
- It is said that those close to you will ‘inaugurate’ when you receive a new job, but will question you and be less supportive if you decide to open a business.