HyperDic: origination

English > 2 senses of the word origination:
NOUNeventorigination, origin, inceptionan event that is a beginning
actorigination, initiation, founding, foundation, institution, creation, innovation, introduction, instaurationthe act of starting something for the first time
origination > pronunciation
Soundserih.jhahney'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > origination: 2 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningAn event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events.
Synonymsorigin, inception
Narrowercauseevents that provide the generative force that is the origin of something
emanation, rise, procession(theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost
germinationThe origin of some development
preliminary, overture, preludeSomething that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows
BroaderbeginningThe event consisting of the start of something
Spanishcomienzo, génesis, origen
Catalancomençament, gènesi, inici, origen
Verbsoriginatecome into existence
originatebegin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc.
English > origination: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new.
Synonymsinitiation, founding, foundation, institution, creation, innovation, introduction, instauration
Narrowerauthorship, paternityThe act of initiating a new idea or theory or writing
Broaderbeginning, start, commencementThe act of starting something
Spanishcreación, fundación, iniciación, inicio, instauración, institución, introducción
Catalancreació, fundació, instauració, institució, introducció
Verbsoriginatebring into being
originatecome into existence

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