original[ uh-rij-uh-nl ]SEE DEFINITION OF original
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ORIGINAL
The original owners of these farms had moved into Egypt years and years ago.
This etext was prepared from the original 1821 edition and the 1948 edition.
His character was so open, that I did not need to correct my original conception of it.
He who is parted from God has no original nothingness with which to take refuge.
Still another of the original seven stood in the immediate vicinity.
The features in Falstaff which are so harped upon, are to me the features of the original model.
Can our sweet Sylph be going to heaven, to seek the original of the miniature?
The machine from elevator to tail plane bristles in original points.
I would give it to you in the original, but it might embarrass you; it certainly would me.
Of the original monastery, founded in 1140, hardly a trace remains.
early 14c., "first in time, earliest," from Old French original "first" (13c.) and directly from Latin originalis, from originem (nominative origo) "beginning, source, birth," from oriri "to rise" (see orchestra). The first reference is in original sin "innate depravity of man's nature," supposed to be inherited from Adam in consequence of the Fall. Related: Originally.