usher in

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Verb1.usher in - be a precursor of; "The fall of the Berlin Wall ushered in the post-Cold War period"
commence, lead off, start, begin - set in motion, cause to start; "The U.S. started a war in the Middle East"; "The Iraqis began hostilities"; "begin a new chapter in your life"


Something or someone that shows the way:
To show the way to:
phrasal verb
usher in
1. To make known the presence or arrival of:
2. To begin (something) with preliminary or prefatory material:

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vt sep peoplehineinführen or -bringen or -geleiten (geh); to usher in a new eraein neues Zeitalter einleiten
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The bullfrogs trump to usher in the night, and the note of the whip-poor-will is borne on the rippling wind from over the water.
PM visit to China, Germany and London will usher in industrial revolution in Pakistan, he hoped.
He said that government is committed to implementing the economic agenda to usher in an era of progress and development across the country, especially under developed areas.