Definitions For Originate


  • Bring into being
  • Come into existence; take on form or shape
  • Begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc.
  • To begin to exist : to be produced or created
  • To cause (something) to exist : to produce or create (something)

Is Originate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

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

Examples of Originate in a Sentence

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

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Antonyms for Originate

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