Definition of onset:
fire, incipiency, threshold, blitz, birth, arrival, attack, encounter, morning, assault, kickoff, charge, inception, baseline, invasion, aggression, trespass, onslaught, dawn, plan of attack, launch, starting point, alpha, descent, offensive, infringement, get-go, outset, introduction, coup de main, nascence, bombardment, tone-beginning, flack, strike, opening, offense, barrage, blast, blitzkrieg, genesis, conception, rush, oncoming, start, attempt, assailment, beginning, spring, appearance, incursion, flak, onrush, raid, nascency, approach, origin, encroachment, incipience, outpouring, intrusion, commencement, day one.
- "Syndrome", Thomas Hoover.
- "The Seven Plays in English Verse", Sophocles.
- "The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI.", Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton.