Synonyms for strike up

Synonyms for (verb) strike up

Synonyms: strike up

Definition: begin

Usage: strike up a conversation; strike up a friendship

Similar words: initiate, pioneer

Definition: take the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of

Usage: This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants

Synonyms: sound off, strike up

Definition: start playing

Usage: The musicians struck up a tune

Similar words: play

Definition: play on an instrument

Usage: The band played all night long

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