Effect and Origin


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Effect noun – A condition or occurrence traceable to a cause.
Usage example: better health is always one of the effects of improved hygiene

Origin is an antonym for effect in topics: impact, result.
Nearby Words: effective, effectual, effected, effectively, effecting
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Origin noun – A point or place at which something is invented or provided.
Effect is an antonym for origin in topics: family, cause, beginning.
Nearby Words: original, originality, origination, originated, originally
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exact exact effect exact origin
similar similar effect similar origin
common common effect common origin
original original effect original origin
Other adjectives: actual, real, possible, different, comic, magical.

Both words in one sentence

  • Comicbook / Red Skull De Matteis retold the Skull's origin story, he added a lot of Darker and Edgier material to the effect that he was really a psychotic Serial Killer long before he met Hitler.
  • Why did the Black Wave effect heroes of extra-normal origin (like Superman, Aquaman or Martian Manhunter), since they had no metagene to neutralize?
    Source: Voodoo Shark
  • Freak Lab Accident His origin is that "he had an improbable accident with a chemical at a toy factory that had a unique effect with his body chemistry", as quoted from Speedball.
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Origin and Effect. (2016). Retrieved 2019, October 18, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/effect/origin
Effect & Origin. N.p., 2016. Web. 18 Oct. 2019. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/effect/origin>.
Origin or Effect. 2016. Accessed October 18, 2019. https://thesaurus.plus/related/effect/origin.

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