Definitions of Began

  1. of Begin
  2. Past tense of the verb begin.
  3. Of to begin.
  4. Imp. of BEGIN, v.

Usage examples for Began

  1. I began to feel as if I had, too. – The Blunders of a Bashful Man by Metta Victoria Fuller Victor
  2. " I may not see you again," he began – The Window at the White Cat by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  3. When he began to speak, she stopped him. – Rose MacLeod by Alice Brown
  4. " Well, I've been away," he began – Ethel Morton's Enterprise by Mabell S.C. Smith
  5. " The work is going to be hard," he began – Gargoyles by Ben Hecht
  6. May began to laugh. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  7. But as time went on they began to hope again. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  8. " But surely-" began Charmian. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  9. " I suppose not," Harry began – A Little Bush Maid by Mary Grant Bruce
  10. Since you began to play. – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  11. " Oh, but-" she began – Antony Gray,--Gardener by Leslie Moore
  12. " Oh, I thought-" she began – The Dweller on the Threshold by Robert Smythe Hichens
  13. She began the letter. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  14. We began to wish we had not. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  15. But the little people, who simply end further back than they began what is to be done for them? – Father Payne by Arthur Christopher Benson
  16. " Yes, but--" Susan began – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  17. " I have come to talk with you," she began – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  18. They were all ready, and so Mr. Stickatit began – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  19. Then I began to come to myself a bit. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang
  20. One night it began – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder