be the creator and author of sth
have as a cause or beginning
"A new religious movement originated in that country"
"a love that sprang up from friendship"
"the idea for the book grew out of a short story"
"An interesting phenomenon uprose"
"He initiated a new program"
"Start a foundation"
"The flight originates in Calcutta"
The Legislature..seldom originates a really sound piece of legislation.
出自： H. L. Mencken
The cost of originating a loan..is about 150 basis points.
The quarrel originates in a misunderstanding.
All theories originate from practice and in turn serve practice.
This TV series originated from a short story.
The idea originated with a woman who wrote the music.
The style of architecture originated with the ancient Greek.