Synonyms of originate in English:

originate


See definition of originate

verb

1‘the disease originates from East Africa’

SYNONYMS

arise, have its origin, derive, begin, start, stem, spring, emerge, develop, grow, rise, flow, emanate, issue

2‘Bill Levy originated the idea’

SYNONYMS

invent, be the inventor of, create, initiate, devise, think up, dream up, coin, conceive, design, concoct, contrive, formulate, form, evolve, develop, generate, engender, produce, discover, set in motion, set up, put in place, inaugurate, launch, mastermind, pioneer, introduce, establish, institute, bring about, found, give birth to, be the father of, be the mother of

literary beget

ANTONYMS

terminate, end