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1. originate

verb. ['ɝˈɪdʒəˌneɪt'] come into existence; take on form or shape.

Synonyms

  • resurge
  • uprise
  • develop
  • emerge
  • head
  • come
  • come forth
  • follow
  • well up
  • spring up
  • grow
  • rise
  • swell
  • arise

Antonyms

  • go to bed
  • turn in
  • descend
  • differentiate

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Words that Rhyme with Originate

  • agglutinate
  • alienate
  • alternate
  • assassinate
  • caffeinate
  • carbonate
  • chlorinate
  • concatenate
  • contaminate
  • coordinate
  • cross-pollinate
  • culminate
  • decaffeinate
  • decontaminate
  • denominate
  • designate
  • designate
  • determinate
  • detonate
  • discriminate

Example sentences of the word originate


1. Verb, base form
A number of pests and problems can originate in your shower.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
These cysts usually originate in hair follicles and appear on your face, neck and trunk.

Quotes containing the word originate


1. I hope that I inspire women to believe in themselves, no matter where they come from; no matter what education they have; what particular background they originate from.
- Madonna Ciccone

2. originate

verb. ['ɝˈɪdʒəˌneɪt'] bring into being.

Synonyms

  • lead up
  • set
  • make
  • create
  • date from
  • start
  • initiate
  • go back

Antonyms

  • fall
  • stay in place
  • set
  • sit down

3. originate

verb. ['ɝˈɪdʒəˌneɪt'] begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc..

Synonyms

  • begin

Antonyms

  • dedifferentiate
  • stay
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