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Synonyms for originate
əˈrɪdʒ əˌneɪtorig·i·nate

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. originate

    Synonyms:
    commence, spring, rise, start, initiate, invent, create, cause to be made, proceed, emanate

    Antonyms:
    prosecute, conduct, apply

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. originate, arise, rise, develop, uprise, spring up, growverb

    come into existence; take on form or shape

    "A new religious movement originated in that country"; "a love that sprang up from friendship"; "the idea for the book grew out of a short story"; "An interesting phenomenon uprose"

    Synonyms:
    turn, start, bristle, mature, rise, get, build up, prepare, stand up, climb up, uprise, maturate, acquire, go up, rebel, surface, lift, arise, spring up, farm, come up, grow, train, evolve, modernize, bob up, resurrect, ascend, initiate, develop, climb, heighten, make grow, break, get up, prove, germinate, move up, turn out, jump, raise, formulate, modernise, rear, produce, mount, rise up, wax, recrudesce, educate, explicate

  2. originate, initiate, startverb

    bring into being

    "He initiated a new program"; "Start a foundation"

    Synonyms:
    start, initiate, rise, get, broach, get going, develop, uprise, commence, get down, take off, induct, bulge, embark on, part, arise, spring up, grow, pop out, go, depart, lead off, set off, startle, start up, bug out, begin, jump, bulge out, set about, pop, start out, set forth, lead up, protrude, come out, take up, pioneer, set out

  3. originateverb

    begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc.

    "The flight originates in Calcutta"

    Synonyms:
    spring up, rise, initiate, start, arise, uprise, grow, develop

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. originateverb

    Synonyms:
    create, breed, bring into existence, be the author of, be the cause of, give rise to

  2. originateverb

    Synonyms:
    arise, rise, begin, spring, proceed, emanate, flow, take its rise

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "originate":

    originates, originated, origin, come

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How to use originate in a sentence?

  1. Harriet Martineau:

    Laws and customs may be creative of vice; and should be therefore perpetually under process of observation and correction: but laws and customs cannot be creative of virtue: they may encourage and help to preserve it; but they cannot originate it.

  2. Catherine Bradshaw:

    With the big ice sheet on Antarctica like we have today, the predominant winds are known as katabatic winds, and these go from the land to the sea, they originate from the ice sheet where it is very high, very cold and very dry -- in fact Antarctica receives only a few inches of snowfall a year and is so dry it is classified as a desert.

  3. Michael Gural-Maiello:

    I do n’t think governments really have a place in telling parents how their children should be spending their time, china has a rotten record in technology in general. I ’d be far more worried about my son using apps that originate in China that collect data than I am about him playing Mario Kart.

  4. Saida Caballero-Nieves:

    There have been suggestions that these monsters result from the merger of less extreme stars in close binary systems, from what we know about the frequency of massive mergers, this scenario can’t account for all the really massive stars that we see in R136, so it would appear that such stars can originate from the star formation process.

  5. The Speech and Debate Clause:

    One potential hurdle that the committee must consider is a lawmaker citing the Speech and Debate Clause, which states that a sitting member of Congress is protected from certain inquiries and procedures that originate outside of Congress. But members on the panel and legal scholars alike do not see that as an issue.Michael Flynn sues January 6 committee to block phone records subpoena.


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  • تنشأArabic
  • entstehen, entspringen, erzeugen, entwickelnGerman
  • γεννώ, προέρχομαιGreek
  • originiEsperanto
  • originarse, originarSpanish
  • instituerFrench
  • उत्पन्न करनाHindi
  • ered, megteremt, származikHungarian
  • originareItalian
  • voortkomenDutch
  • возникнуть, порождать, породить, возникать, создавать, произойти, происходить, создатьRussian

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