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synonyms for generates

  • achieve
  • bring about
  • cause
  • develop
  • engender
  • make
  • provoke
  • set up
  • spawn
  • accomplish
  • bear
  • beget
  • breed
  • effect
  • form
  • found
  • hatch
  • inaugurate
  • induce
  • initiate
  • institute
  • introduce
  • multiply
  • muster
  • occasion
  • originate
  • parent
  • perform
  • procreate
  • propagate
  • reproduce
  • bring to pass
  • get up
  • give birth to
  • give rise to
  • whip up
  • work up

antonyms for generates

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  • destroy
  • end
  • fail
  • finish
  • halt
  • kill
  • lose
  • prevent
  • stop
  • close
  • divide
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • terminate
  • throw away
  • break
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How to use generates in a sentence

This soon generates heat which rapidly increases until steam is formed.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
Opposition generates dislike, and dislike, when associated with power, will produce oppression.
FEMALE SCRIPTURE BIOGRAPHIES, VOL. IIFRANCIS AUGUSTUS COX
Because friction generates caloric, which volatises the oleaginous particles of the stearine matter.
ADVENTURES AND ENTHUSIASMSE. V. LUCAS
In the telephone of Bell, the voice of the speaker is the motive power which generates the current in the line.
HEROES OF THE TELEGRAPHJ. MUNRO
A gramme of pure carbon generates in its combustion 8,080 calories of heat.
A HISTORY OF THE GROWTH OF THE STEAM-ENGINEROBERT H. THURSTON
And as the Siberian dogs are so very moderately fed, he infers that excess, not want, generates the morbid habit.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 64, NO. 393, JULY 1848VARIOUS
The most hazardous temptation of early eminence is the fondness which it generates for perpetual publicity.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 57, NO. 354, APRIL 1845VARIOUS
The evolution of the essence of the elements generates sound, which by development produces a certain image.
MYTHICAL MONSTERSCHARLES GOULD
That home alone is home where love generates generous impulses, noble purposes.
WISCONSIN IN STORY AND SONG;VARIOUS
The work expended in friction generates heat, which for the most part must be developed in and given back to the air.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 1VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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