副词:originatively 形容词:originative 动词过去式:originated 过去分词:originated 现在分词:originating 第三人称单数:originates 名词:origina-tion
ori＝to rise（升起）,to begin（开始）
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1 [Ipr] ~ in sth; ~ from/with sb have sth/sb as a cause or beginning 始自某事物[某人]; 起因; 发端
*The quarrel originated in rivalry between the two families. 这次争吵是两家不和引起的.
* The style of architecture originated from/with the ancient Greeks. 这种建筑风格起源于古希腊.
2 [Tn] be the creator or author of (sth) 创作, 发明（某事物）
*originate a new style of dancing 创作一种新的舞步
* Who originated the concept of stereo sound? 立体声是谁设想出来的?
[I always + adverb/preposition, not in progressive]formal
to come from a particular place or start in a particular situation
How did the plan originate?
A lot of our medicines originate from tropical plants.
Many Christmas traditions originated in Germany.
The idea originated with the ancient Greek philosophers.
The town originated as a small fishing port.
to have the idea for something and start it
The technique was originated by an Italian artist.