(noun, verb)


1. the act of beginning something new

- they looked forward to the debut of their new product line

Similar word(s): entry, introduction, launching, unveiling

Definition categories: act, beginning, commencement, start

2. the presentation of a debutante in society

Definition categories: communication, intro, introduction, presentation

Sentences with debut as a noun:

- Since making its debut two years ago, the program has gained cult status.


1. present for the first time to the public

- The band debuts a new song or two each month

Definition categories: creation, innovate, introduce

2. appear for the first time in public

- The new ballet that debuts next months at Covent Garden, is already sold out

Definition categories: creation, play

3. make one's debut

- This young soprano debuts next month at the Metropolitan Opera

Definition categories: creation, perform

Sentences with debut as a verb:

- Amalgamated Software Systems debuted release 3.2 in Spring of 2004.

- Release 3.2 debuted to mixed reviews in Spring of 2004.