People waiting to see the inauguration of an American president.
- An example of inauguration is when a restaurant tries a new menu for the very first time.
- An example of an inauguration is when the power is handed over to the new president of the United States.
The definition of inauguration is the official start of something, especially the start of a new person holding political office.
- Formal induction into office.
- A formal beginning or introduction.
From Middle French inauguration