Is ORIGINATE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'originate'


  1. ORIGINATE, bring into being
  2. ORIGINATE, come into existence; take on form or shape
  3. ORIGINATE, begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc.
  4. ORIGINATE, to begin to exist : to be produced or created
  5. ORIGINATE, to cause (something) to exist : to produce or create (something)

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The word ORIGINATE is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'originate' in a sentence

  1. These stories originated during earlier times.
  2. The book originated as a series of lectures.
  3. The sound seemed to originate from outside the room.

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