Definition of outset:
low gear, number one, outgrowth, commencement ceremony, scratch, get-go, inception, offset, rise, send-off, arising, stolon, nascence, commencement, nascency, genesis, fount, start, counterbalance, fountain, first gear, kickoff, first-class honours degree, first, number 1, low, graduation, runner, origin, starting line, birth, rootage, graduation exercise, source, starting, starting signal, branch, inauguration, startle, beginning, start-off, commencement exercise, offshoot, root, jump, onset, spring, set-back, dawn, starting time, initiation, head start, scratch line, opening, setoff, first base, offset printing, showtime.
- "Indian Summer", William D. Howells.
- "Joan of Arc of the North Woods", Holman Day.
- "Okewood of the Secret Service", Valentine Williams.