Значение идиомы start out

[start out] {v.} 1. To begin to go somewhere.

Bill started outfor school on his bicycle.

Art started out on a voyage around theworld.

Compare: SET OUT. 2. To begin a career or life.

Harrystarted out as an errand boy in a business office.

We all startout in life as helpless infants.

Syn.: START IN. 3. {informal} Togive one a first job.

The garage man started Pete out as a greaserack man.