produce especially heat or electricity
cause to exist or occur
"The new manager generated a lot of problems"
"The computer bug generated chaos in the office"
"The computer generated this image"
"The earthquake generated a tsunami"
"The cow brings in 5 liters of milk"
"This year's crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn"
"The estate renders some revenue for the family"
"We can't generate enough power for the entire city"
"The hydroelectric plant needs to generate more electricity"
"Abraham begot Isaac"
"Men often father children but don't recognize them"
Man tries to protect himself against change even beyond the grave: he acquires property; he generates children.
出自： H. L. Mencken