set (a scheme, etc.) working
introduce sb into a club, group, etc.
give sb some secret or mysterious knowledge
"it is very familiar to the initiate"
"He initiated a new program"
"Start a foundation"
"This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants"
"African men are initiated when they reach puberty"
"Hitler's attack on Poland led up to World War II"
Lycus was deeply religious and initiate in the mysteries of the Mother..Demeter.
出自： M. Ayrton
It was Raymond who initiated me into the secrets of adult life.
出自： I. McEwan
The booklet initiates us into the problems of living abroad.
He initiated the new reporter into the secrets of successful news gathering.
We were initiated into the English club when we were freshmen.
He has not yet been thoroughly initiated into the mysteries of computer.