Definitions of Begun

  1. Past participle of the verb begin.
  2. Pa. p. of BEGIN.
  3. Imp. & pp. of BEGIN, v.
  4. See begin.

Usage examples for Begun

  1. And I should go on, as I had begun. – The Jervaise Comedy by J. D. Beresford
  2. And when once I had begun, I had to keep it up. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  3. " It seems she had begun to worry about us; she was afraid we two wouldn't get on by ourselves. – The Emperor of Portugallia by Selma Lagerlof
  4. I had begun to be afraid he had something of the kind in his head, when all at once I saw no more of him. – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  5. He has begun well, and may yet live to command it. – Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A. Henty
  6. I'd only just begun when you came, and I- I'll start again to keep you company. – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  7. If you think so, you must already have begun. – The Princess Passes by Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
  8. No sooner had he begun than some awful power which he could not see took hold of him and made it nearly impossible for him to speak. – A Young Folks' History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by Nephi Anderson
  9. He stopped just as suddenly as he'd begun. – Mary Marie by Eleanor H. Porter
  10. She had scarcely begun to work, however, before her cousin's wife came in again. – Rico And Wiseli Rico And Stineli, And How Wiseli Was Provided For by Johanna Spyri
  11. Guns have begun to fire again, so I suppose we shall have to move on once more. – My War Experiences in Two Continents by Sarah Macnaughtan
  12. The play had begun now on a stage at the end of the hall, but nobody seemed to heed it. – Simon Dale by Anthony Hope
  13. What must I feel, whose life is gone ere it is well begun? – Memoirs of James Robert Hope-Scott, Volume 2 by Robert Ornsby
  14. Nay, still more, though knowing and loving her, he had begun to care for everything good and pure that interested her. – Dora Thorne by Charlotte M. Braeme
  15. It has just begun. – Soldiers of Fortune by Richard Harding Davis
  16. But I'd begun to wonder and to wonder about him, and to think I should like to hear as he were doing well. – Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  17. But he must go on, now he had begun. – Silas Marner The Weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot
  18. " You'd better ask it," said Aunt Emma, who had at last begun to laugh a little, as if it was impossible to keep grave any longer. – Milly and Olly by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  19. So Americans had begun to make these things for themselves. – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  20. I asked when he had begun thinking of Laffan. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009