inaugural inaugural  /ɪ ˈnɔ ɡə rəl/


  1. (n) an address delivered at an inaugural ceremony (especially by a United States president)
  2. (n) the ceremonial induction into a position
  3. (adj) occurring at or characteristic of a formal investiture or induction
  4. (adj) serving to set in motion


  1. Airbus Sends A350 Skyward in Inaugural Test Flight

    June 14 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Benedikt Kammel recaps the inaugural flight for the Airbus A350, which took to the skies with a crew of six, as the company targets a projected in-service date of 2014. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "The Pulse."
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  2. Old Sound Room's Inaugural Production, Old Sound Room Lear , Begins Performances June 14

    Old Sound Room Lear, the inaugural production of the new theatre company Old Sound Room, begins performances June 14 at HUB Studios. The production runs through June 23.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Playbill

  3. Inaugural EMD 3-On-3 hoop fest kicks off in August

    Emerald Downs introduces EmD 3-On-3 this summer, a two-day hoops extravaganza on 30 courts in the north parking lot. The inaugural EmD3-On-3 is Saturday, Aug. 10 and Sunday, Aug. 11 – the week before the Longacres Mile – and is expected to attract players throughout Washington and possibly beyond.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Auburn Reporter


  1. "During the course of the entire inaugural festivities, there are going to be a wide range of viewpoints that are presented. And that's how it should be, because that's what America is about," Obama said. "That's part of the magic of this...
    on Dec 18, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source:

  2. "This is a new era for America," said Clinton. "President Obama set the tone with his inaugural address."
    on Jan 22, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: NECN

  3. "Senator Obama's inaugural address is already written," Senator McCain told a crowd of around 2,000 people at Mesilla's historic plaza. "I'm not making it up. A lot of voters are undecided but he's decided for them." "I want him to...
    on Oct 26, 2008 By: John McCain Source: ABC Online

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