Debut - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |deɪˈbjuː|  American pronunciation of the word debut
Brit.  |ˈdeɪbjuː|  British pronunciation of the word debut

noun

- the act of beginning something new(syn: entry, introduction, launching, unveiling)
- the presentation of a debutante in society

verb

- present for the first time to the public
- appear for the first time in public
- make one's debut

Examples

He made his singing debut at a very young age.

She is making her television debut.

The singer debuted 10 years ago, at the age of 15.

The car debuted 30 years ago.

The computer will soon be debuting in stores across the country.

The network debuts a new sitcom tonight.

He made his Major League debut as shortstop.

His Broadway debut was 'The Scarlet Pimpernel'.

Their debut album was recorded in 1991.

He scored in his debut match for the club.

The show will debut next Monday at 8.00pm.

Ralph Lauren debuted his autumn collection in Paris last week.

they looked forward to the debut of their new product line

The band debuts a new song or two each month

The new ballet that debuts next months at Covent Garden, is already sold out

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: debut
he/she/it: debuts
present participle: debuting
past tense: debuted
past participle: debuted
noun
singular: debut
plural: debuts
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