Emanate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈeməneɪt|  American pronunciation of the word emanate
Brit.  |ˈɛməneɪt|  British pronunciation of the word emanate

verb

- proceed or issue forth, as from a source

Water emanates from this hole in the ground

- give out (breath or an odor) (syn: exhale)

Examples

Good smells emanated from the kitchen.

Constant criticism has emanated from her opponents.

Happiness seems to emanate from her.

She seems to emanate happiness.

A bad smell emanated from the dead dog on the road.

Great sadness emanates from his music.

Dependence on alcohol often emanates from unhappiness in the home.

He emanates tranquility.

Water emanates from this hole in the ground

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: emanate
he/she/it: emanates
present participle: emanating
past tense: emanated
past participle: emanated
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