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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To flow forth or proceed, as from some source. Or to show a particular quality.

Usage examples (33)
  • We are free when our actions emanate from our total personality, when they express it, when they resemble it in the indefinable way a work of art sometimes does the artist.
  • Stay tuned as ever-sleazier attacks on Richard Colvin emanate from the PMO.
  • Strange sounds emanate from the theater projection room.
  • And keep in mind, it no longer has to emanate from the federal government. for more
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