start anything
phrasal see start something

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • start something — {v. phr.}, {informal} To make trouble; cause a quarrel or fight. * /John is always starting something./ * /Jack likes to play tricks on the other boys to start something./ Compare: MAKE SOMETHING OF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • start something — {v. phr.}, {informal} To make trouble; cause a quarrel or fight. * /John is always starting something./ * /Jack likes to play tricks on the other boys to start something./ Compare: MAKE SOMETHING OF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • start something — phrasal : to make trouble : create a disturbance a man with a chip on his shoulder who s always trying to start something * * * informal cause trouble * * * start something see ↑start, 1 • • • Main Entry: ↑something …   Useful english dictionary

  • start something — also start anything phrasal to make trouble < always trying to start something > < don t start anything > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • start — 1 verb 1 BEGIN DOING STH (I, T) to begin doing something: start doing sth: I ve just started learning German. | We d better start getting dressed soon. | start to do sth: When Tom heard this he started to laugh uncontrollably. | Things started to …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • start — start1 W2S2 [sta:t US sta:rt] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(begin doing something)¦ 2¦(begin happening)¦ 3¦(begin in a particular way)¦ 4¦(business/organization)¦ 5¦(job/school)¦ 6¦(car/engine etc)¦ 7¦(begin going somewhere)¦ 8¦(life/profession)¦… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • start — /stat / (say staht) verb (i) 1. to begin to move, go, or act; set out, as on a journey. 2. to begin any course of action or procedure, as one s career, life, etc. 3. (of a process or performance) to begin. 4. to come suddenly into activity, life …   Australian English dictionary

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