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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  D'ebut  \D['e]`but"\,  n.  [F.  d['e]but,  prop.,  the  first  cast  or 
  throw  at  play,  fr  but  aim  mark.  See  {Butt}  an  end.] 
  A  beginning  or  first  attempt;  hence  a  first  appearance 
  before  the  public,  as  of  an  actor  or  public  speaker. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  debut 
  n  :  the  act  of  beginning  something  new  "they  looked  forward  to 
  the  debut  of  their  new  product  line"  [syn:  {first 
  appearance},  {launching},  {unveiling},  {introduction},  {entry}] 
  v  1:  present  for  the  first  time  to  the  public;  "The  and  debuts  a 
  new  song  or  two  each  month" 
  2:  appear  for  the  first  time  in  public;  "The  new  ballet  that 
  debuts  next  months  at  Covent  Garden,  is  already  sold  out" 
  3:  make  one's  debut;  "This  young  soprano  debuts  next  months  at 
  the  Metropolitan  Opera" 




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