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The five big mistakes in football are the fumble, the interception, the penalty, the badly called play, the blocked punt - and most of these originate with the quarterback. Find a mistake-proof quarterback and you have this game won.
Woody Hayes

Meaning of "originate" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ORIGINATE

originate  [əˈrɪdʒɪˌneɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ORIGINATE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Originate is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb originate in English.

WHAT DOES ORIGINATE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of originate in the English dictionary

The definition of originate in the dictionary is to come or bring into being. Other definition of originate is to begin its journey at a specified point.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO ORIGINATE

PRESENT

Present
I originate
you originate
he/she/it originates
we originate
you originate
they originate
Present continuous
I am originating
you are originating
he/she/it is originating
we are originating
you are originating
they are originating
Present perfect
I have originated
you have originated
he/she/it has originated
we have originated
you have originated
they have originated
Present perfect continuous
I have been originating
you have been originating
he/she/it has been originating
we have been originating
you have been originating
they have been originating
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I originated
you originated
he/she/it originated
we originated
you originated
they originated
Past continuous
I was originating
you were originating
he/she/it was originating
we were originating
you were originating
they were originating
Past perfect
I had originated
you had originated
he/she/it had originated
we had originated
you had originated
they had originated
Past perfect continuous
I had been originating
you had been originating
he/she/it had been originating
we had been originating
you had been originating
they had been originating
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will originate
you will originate
he/she/it will originate
we will originate
you will originate
they will originate
Future continuous
I will be originating
you will be originating
he/she/it will be originating
we will be originating
you will be originating
they will be originating
Future perfect
I will have originated
you will have originated
he/she/it will have originated
we will have originated
you will have originated
they will have originated
Future perfect continuous
I will have been originating
you will have been originating
he/she/it will have been originating
we will have been originating
you will have been originating
they will have been originating
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would originate
you would originate
he/she/it would originate
we would originate
you would originate
they would originate
Conditional continuous
I would be originating
you would be originating
he/she/it would be originating
we would be originating
you would be originating
they would be originating
Conditional perfect
I would have originate
you would have originate
he/she/it would have originate
we would have originate
you would have originate
they would have originate
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been originating
you would have been originating
he/she/it would have been originating
we would have been originating
you would have been originating
they would have been originating
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you originate
we let´s originate
you originate
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to originate
Past participle
originated
Present Participle
originating
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ORIGINATE


alginate
ˈældʒɪˌneɪt
compaginate
kəmˈpædʒɪˌneɪt
coordinate
kəʊˈɔːdɪˌneɪt
deoxygenate
diːˈɒksɪdʒɪˌneɪt
discriminate
dɪˈskrɪmɪˌneɪt
dominate
ˈdɒmɪˌneɪt
eliminate
ɪˈlɪmɪˌneɪt
emarginate
ɪˈmɑːdʒɪˌneɪt
evaginate
ɪˈvædʒɪˌneɪt
hydrogenate
ˈhaɪdrədʒɪˌneɪt
invaginate
ɪnˈvædʒɪˌneɪt
laminate
ˈlæmɪˌneɪt
marginate
ˈmɑːdʒɪˌneɪt
miscegenate
ˈmɪsɪdʒɪˌneɪt
nominate
ˈnɒmɪˌneɪt
oxygenate
ˈɒksɪdʒɪˌneɪt
paginate
ˈpædʒɪˌneɪt
repaginate
riːˈpædʒɪˌneɪt
saginate
ˈsædʒɪˌneɪt
terminate
ˈtɜːmɪˌneɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ORIGINATE

orig.
origami
origan
origanum
Origen
origin
original
original sin
originalities
originality
originally
origination
origination fee
originative
originatively
originator
origins
orihou
orillion
orinasal

WORDS THAT END LIKE ORIGINATE

aluminate
assassinate
contaminate
culminate
determinate
disseminate
donate
exterminate
fascinate
hallucinate
indeterminate
indiscriminate
indoctrinate
marinate
ordinate
predominate
procrastinate
ruminate
subordinate
succinate
urinate

Synonyms and antonyms of originate in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «ORIGINATE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «originate» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of originate

Translation of «originate» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ORIGINATE

Find out the translation of originate to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of originate from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «originate» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

始创
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

empezar
570 millions of speakers

English

originate
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आरंभ
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تنشأ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

происходят
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

originar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উত্পন্ন করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

être à l´origine de
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berasal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ins Leben rufen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

始める/始まる
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

생기다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Asal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nguồn gốc
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தொடங்குகிறது
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आरंभ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

köken
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ideare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pochodzą
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

відбуваються
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

provin
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

προέρχονται
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ontstaan
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ursprung
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

stammer
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of originate

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ORIGINATE»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ORIGINATE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about originate

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10 QUOTES WITH «ORIGINATE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word originate.
1
Christopher Alexander
I believe that all centers that appear in space - whether they originate in biology, in physical forces, in pure geometry, in color - are alike simply in that they all animate space. It is this animated space that has its functional effect upon the world, that determines the way things work, that governs the presence of harmony and life.
2
Clara Barton
An institution or reform movement that is not selfish, must originate in the recognition of some evil that is adding to the sum of human suffering, or diminishing the sum of happiness.
3
Warren Ellis
If you believe that your thoughts originate inside your brain, do you also believe that television shows are made inside your television set?
4
Jake Epstein
The dream is to originate a role in a show on Broadway. That's the ultimate goal.
5
Stanislav Grof
Ancient eschatological texts are actually maps of the inner territories of the psyche that seem to transcend race and culture and originate in the collective unconscious.
6
Woody Hayes
The five big mistakes in football are the fumble, the interception, the penalty, the badly called play, the blocked punt - and most of these originate with the quarterback. Find a mistake-proof quarterback and you have this game won.
7
Boris Johnson
London is a fantastic creator of jobs - but many of these jobs are going to people who don't originate in this country.
8
Lucy Larcom
What is the meaning of 'gossip?' Doesn't it originate with sympathy, an interest in one's neighbor, degenerating into idle curiosity and love of tattling? Which is worse, this habit, or keeping one's self so absorbed intellectually as to forget the sufferings and cares of others, to lose sympathy through having too much to think about?
9
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.
10
Willis Polk
To form our taste, we must neither depreciate nor imitate, but we should understand and originate.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ORIGINATE»

Discover the use of originate in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to originate and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
How Did the Universe Originate and When Did the World Become ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Gottlieb Christopher Henry Hasskarl, 2011
2
Financial stability and transparency: sixth report of ...
8 Off-balance sheet vehicles and the future of the 'originate and distribute' banking model The future of the 'originate to distribute' banking model 209. The financial market turbulence since mid- 2007 has illuminated the strengths and, ...
Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Treasury Committee, 2008
3
Automating Business Modelling: A Guide to Using Logic to ...
The figure shows an “un-instantiated” generic Procedural Model for originate focal processes. It specifies the structures and components of an originate focal Procedural Model but leaves their parameters un-instantiated. The structure of the ...
Yun-Heh Chen-Burger, Dave Robertson, 2006
4
Lessons from the Financial Crisis: Causes, Consequences, and ...
c34 JWBT252-Kolb March 5, 2010 11:13 Printer Name: Hamilton Printing Company CHAPTER 34 The Pitfalls of Originate-to-Distribute in Bank Lending ANTJE BERNDT, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Finance at the Tepper School of Business, ...
Robert Kolb, 2010
5
Origin and Early Evolution of the Metazoa
Numerals show points at which the most important evolutionary events took place : (1) Metasomal pouch and recurved digestive tract originate, larva settles on the ventral body wall. (2) Initial orientation of a digestive tract with the posteriorly ...
Jere H. Lipps, Philip W. Signor, 1992
6
Culture and Change: An Introduction
An idea for change can originate from many quarters, including the group to be impacted by it, change agencies, change agents, or some combination of these — or it can originate quite apart from any of the actual participants in the process.
Larry L. Naylor, 1996
7
Embedded Microcontroller Interfacing for M-COR ® Systems
The most common modem, the Bell 103, permits full duplex transmission at 300 baud. Transmission is originated by one of the modems, referred to as the originate modem, and is sent to the other modem, referred to as the answer modem.
G. Jack Lipovski, 2000
8
Constitution of the state of New York: adopted in 1846 : ...
Any bill may originate in either House of the Legislature, and all 2 bills passed by one House may be amended by the other. 1 § 14. The enacting clause of all bills shall be " The People of the State of 2 New York, represented in Senate and ...
New York (State), Franklin Benjamin Hough, 1867
9
THE GNOSTICS
In The Secret Book According to John, the Barbelo conceives by the gaze of the first principle and begets a spark, the Self-Originate or Christ. Unlike other aeons, which emanate by becoming “disclosed,” Christ is “the only-begotten” of the ...
David Brakke, 2010
10
A Companion to the Philosophy of Action
Does every action originate in a decision to perform that action? It cannot do so if decision is itself an intentional action: if it is a mental act, as some have taken it to be, in which an agent resolves uncertainty about what to do in a given context.
Timothy O'Connor, Constantine Sandis, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ORIGINATE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term originate is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Unravelling the messy history of the watermelon
If they really did originate from South Africa, they would probably need a bit less heat, and maybe a bit less water, too. Musk or cantaloupe ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
Saying They're Christian Doesn't Make It So
They originate from the PTL network identified as "Praise The Lord". I have always referred to them as the PTL, or "Pass The Loot" crowd. «The Chattanoogan, Jul 15»
3
Tunisia restores diplomatic relations with Damascus
... and millions displaced. Tunisia is also the country from where most of the foreigners recruited to fight against the Syrian regime originate. «Middle East Monitor, Jul 15»
4
Eyes To The Skies: 2015 Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks Soon
It will appear to originate from the constellation Perseus, which will be in the northeastern sky on the nights of the August 12 and 13. Meteor ... «Patch.com, Jul 15»
5
Latvian Teachers Brace for New 'Law on Loyalty to the State'
Seile emphasized that while the current initiative did not originate in her ministry, "even at present, in the hiring process for a teacher, checks ... «Sputnik International, Jul 15»
6
Leprosy: Florida provides informational video; What is the true case …
“The results of this study will help us better understand where some of these infections originate.” Armadillos are the only other known natural ... «Outbreak News Today, Jul 15»
7
Hungarian government takes action against refugees
Most originate from Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria and Kosovo. They are fleeing from the catastrophic conditions created by the war policies of the ... «World Socialist Web Site, Jul 15»
8
PotBotics: better cannabis recommendations through science
What's more, for focal epilepsies (wherein the seizures originate in a single, specific part of the brain), EEG readings may not necessarily ... «Engadget, Jul 15»
9
Traces of illicit drugs found in waters of Grand River watershed
The drugs originate in wastewater discharged into the Grand River watershed, according to a McGill University report published last week in ... «Guelph Mercury, Jul 15»
10
Butterfly Farm celebrates 30 years
Over the years the Butterfly Farm has continually added to its number of inhabitants and now has three Green Iguanas that originate from ... «Stratford upon Avon Herald, Jul 15»

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