Origin and Start


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Origin noun – A point or place at which something is invented or provided.
Usage example: the origins of human language remain a matter of considerable debate

Start is a synonym for origin in beginning topic. In some cases you can use "Start" instead a noun "Origin".
Nearby Words: original, originality, origination, originated, originally
Synonyms for Origin


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Start noun – The point at which something begins.
Usage example: knew from the start of the game that he would win easily

Origin is a synonym for start in beginning topic. You can use "Origin" instead a noun "Start".
Nearby Words: started, startled, starting, starter, startup
Synonyms for Start

How words are described

humble humble origin humble start
similar similar origin similar start
alien alien origin alien start
original original origin original start
Other adjectives: true, proper, actual, real, new, possible, mysterious, official, canonical, comic.

Both words in one sentence

  • New First Comics Charby the Vampirate didn't redraw the start of the book, but it did insert an origin story for the main character as a new beginning.
  • Dialogue Tree Dragon Age generally provided 5-6 dialogue options at the start of the conversation, and had a similar conversation mechanic to KOTOR where skills and your gender/origin play a part in dialogue.
    Source: Dialogue Tree
  • Western Animation / The Powerpuff Girls Movie Start of Darkness: As mentioned, the Girls aren't the only ones with an origin story.
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Start and Origin. (2016). Retrieved 2020, July 04, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/origin/start
Origin & Start. N.p., 2016. Web. 04 Jul. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/origin/start>.
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