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To embark or depart towards a destination
“During the siege he set off a fire extinguisher and told the police he had accelerants.”
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To activate, or to put into motion
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(lead to) To culminate or result in a particular event or consequence
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(led to) To have culminated or resulted in a particular event or consequence
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Leave a place in order to go somewhere else
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To explode
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To draw special attention to
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(of an institution or organization) To establish or originate
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To come into being or have its starting point at a certain time or place
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To be an identifying characteristic or mark of
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To furnish with accessories
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To have triggered a passionate feeling or reaction
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To send through the air via physical force or acceleration
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To neutralize or cancel by exerting an opposite and equal force
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To move continuously or freely through a closed system or area
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Form a harmonious combination
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To advance or proceed physically
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To have headed straight towards a specified direction or object, usually at an accelerated speed
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To head straight towards a specified direction or object, usually at an accelerated speed
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To become or make more intense
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Isolate or hide away
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To provide with a border or edge
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To emit or cause to emit sound
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To exceed in weight or importance
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To handle or operate something
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To differ strikingly or to be an unsuitable match
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