Definition of Originating:
begot, caused, incepted, descending, deriving, emanating, arising, flowing from, forged, issuing, springing from, formed, created, inspired, generated, determined, motivated, cradled, given birth, induced, leavened, made, produced, given source, activated, fashioned, authored.
- creating (part of speech: verb)
- causing (part of speech: verb)
- originating (part of speech: verb)
- producing (part of speech: verb)
- beginning (part of speech: verb)
- "Frank's Campaign or the Farm and the Camp", Horatio Alger, Jr..
For instance, which of the Mission fathers had the faintest conception that in erecting their structures under the adverse conditions then existing in California, they were practically originating a new style of architecture; or that in making their crude and simple chairs, benches and tables they were starting a revolution in furniture making; or that in caring for and entertaining the few travelers who happened to pass over El Camino Real they were to suggest a name, an architectural style, a method of management for the most unique, and in many respects the most attractive hotel in the world.- "The Old Franciscan Missions Of California", George Wharton James.
From this Dr. Nathorst draws the conclusion that these are not, as has been hitherto supposed, the remains of a flora originating in Japan, but that they have since migrated thither from a former continent situated further to the south, which has since disappeared.- "The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II", A.E. Nordenskieold.