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  • 1 introduce — in‧tro‧duce [ˌɪntrəˈdjuːs ǁ ˈduːs] verb [transitive] 1. to make a new product or service available for the first time: • The drug was introduced in the mid 1990s. 2. FINANCE to make stocks, shares etc available on the stock exchange for the first …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 introduce — INTRODÚCE, introdúc, vb. III. tranz. 1. A face ca cineva sau ceva să intre, să pătrundă în ceva, undeva; a băga, a vârî. ♦ A include, a adăuga, a îngloba. ♦ refl. A intra undeva (cu forţa sau pe furiş). 2. A face ca o persoană să fie primită de… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 3 introduce — [in΄trə do͞os′, in΄trədyo͞os′] vt. introduced, introducing [L introducere < intro (see INTRO ) + ducere, to lead: see DUCT] 1. to lead or bring into a given place or position; conduct in 2. to put in or within; insert [to introduce an electric …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 Introduce — In tro*duce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Introduced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Introducing}.] [L. introducere, introductum; intro within + ducere to lead. See {Intro }, and {Duke}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To lead or bring in; to conduct or usher in; as, to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 introduce — 1 *enter, admit Analogous words: induct, install, inaugurate (see INITIATE): instill, inculcate, implant: infuse, inoculate, imbue 2 Introduce, insert, insinuate, interpolate, intercalate, interpose, interject mean to put something or someone in… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 introduce — [v1] make known; present acquaint, advance, air, announce, bring out, bring up, broach, come out with, do the honors*, familiarize, fix up, get things rolling*, get together, give introduction, harbinger*, herald, kick off, knock down, lead into …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 introduce — in·tro·duce vt duced, duc·ing: to present and offer (evidence) at trial Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. introduce I …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 introduce — ► VERB 1) bring into use or operation for the first time. 2) present (someone) by name to another. 3) (introduce to) bring (a subject) to the attention of (someone) for the first time. 4) insert or bring into. 5) occur at the start of. 6) provide …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 introduce — (v.) early 15c., back formation from introduction, or else from L. introducere to lead in, bring in (see INTRODUCTION (Cf. introduction)). Related: Introduced; introducing …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 introduce — in|tro|duce W1S3 [ˌıntrəˈdju:s US ˈdu:s] v [T] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(when people meet)¦ 2¦(new system/product)¦ 3¦(bring something to a place)¦ 4¦(new experience)¦ 5¦(programme/public event)¦ 6¦(start a change)¦ 7¦(law)¦ 8¦(put something into something)¦… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 introduce */*/*/ — UK [ˌɪntrəˈdjuːs] / US [ˌɪntrəˈdus] verb [transitive] Word forms introduce : present tense I/you/we/they introduce he/she/it introduces present participle introducing past tense introduced past participle introduced 1) to tell someone another… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 introduce — introducer, n. introducible, adj. /in treuh doohs , dyoohs /, v.t., introduced, introducing. 1. to present (a person) to another so as to make acquainted. 2. to acquaint (two or more persons) with each other personally: Will you introduce us? 3.… …

    Universalium

  • 13 introduce — v. 1) (B) she introduce d me to her friends 2) (D; tr.) to introduce into (to introduce new methods into an industry) 3) (d; tr.) to introduce to (to introduce students to the elements of computer science) * * * [ˌɪntrə djuːs] (B) she introduced… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 14 introduce — in|tro|duce [ ,ıntrə dus ] verb transitive *** 1. ) to tell someone another person s name when they meet for the first time: Have you two been introduced? introduce someone to someone: I would like to introduce you to my friend Martin. introduce… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 introduce — in•tro•duce [[t]ˌɪn trəˈdus, ˈdyus[/t]] v. t. duced, duc•ing 1) to present (a person) to another so as to make acquainted 2) to acquaint (two or more persons) with each other personally: Will you introduce us?[/ex] 3) to present (a person,… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 introduce — verb 1 tell people sb s name ADVERB ▪ formally, properly ▪ We have met before, but we haven t been formally introduced. ▪ briefly ▪ I briefly introduced him to my parents …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 17 introduce — verb (T) 1 WHEN PEOPLE MEET if you introduce someone to another person, you formally tell them each other s names, for example at a party or meeting: “Have you two been introduced? Tom, this is Greg.” | introduce sb to sb: I was introduced to Mrs …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 introduce — [[t]ɪ̱ntrədju͟ːs, AM du͟ːs[/t]] ♦♦ introduces, introducing, introduced 1) VERB To introduce something means to cause it to enter a place or exist in a system for the first time. [V n] The Government has introduced a number of other money saving… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 introduce — /ɪntrəˈdjus / (say intruh dyoohs) verb (t) (introduced, introducing) 1. to bring into notice, knowledge, use, vogue, etc.: to introduce a fashion. 2. to bring forward for consideration, as a proposed bill in parliament, etc. 3. to bring forward… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 introduce — transitive verb ( duced; ducing) Etymology: Middle English, from Latin introducere, from intro + ducere to lead more at tow Date: 15th century 1. to lead or bring in especially for the first time < introduce a nonnative species > 2. a. to bring… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary