- Present participle of debut.
Variant of debut
- a first appearance before the public, as of an actor
- the formal introduction of a young woman into society
- the beginning of a career, course, etc.
Origin of debutFrench début ; from débuter, to play first, lead off ; from (jouer) de but, (to play) for the mark: see de- and amp; butt
to present for the first time