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originate

 
Verb originate has 3 senses
  1. originate, arise, rise, develop, uprise, spring up, grow - 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"
    --1 is one way to become
    Derived forms: noun origin3, noun origination1, noun origination2
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  2. originate, initiate, start - bring into being; "He initiated a new program"; "Start a foundation"
    --2 is one way to make, create
    Derived forms: noun origin3, noun origination2, noun originator1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  3. originate - begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc.; "The flight originates in Calcutta"
    --3 is one way to
    begin, start
    Derived forms: noun origin1, noun origin3, noun origination1
    Sample sentence:
    Something is ----ing PP
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