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synonyms for source

  • authority
  • cause
  • expert
  • origin
  • antecedent
  • author
  • authorship
  • begetter
  • birthplace
  • commencement
  • connection
  • dawn
  • dawning
  • derivation
  • determinant
  • father
  • fount
  • fountain
  • fountainhead
  • inception
  • informant
  • maternity
  • mother
  • onset
  • opening
  • origination
  • originator
  • parent
  • paternity
  • provenance
  • provenience
  • rise
  • rising
  • root
  • specialist
  • spring
  • start
  • wellspring
  • horse's mouth
  • starting point
See also synonyms for: sourced / sources
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antonyms for source

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  • consequence
  • effect
  • end
  • outcome
  • outgrowth
  • result
  • completion
  • conclusion
  • ending
  • finish
  • stop
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How to use source in a sentence

Together, these eyes in the sky offered enough information to track down the flare’s source.
EXPLODING NEUTRON STAR PROVES TO BE ENERGY STANDOUT OF THE COSMOSLISA GROSSMANFEBRUARY 12, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Other Stonehenge stones, such as the iconic, massive boulders known as sarsen stones, came from local sources.
STONEHENGE MAY HAVE HAD ROOTS IN A WELSH STONE CIRCLEBRUCE BOWERFEBRUARY 12, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Companies will have the real thing, straight from the source.
CAN PRIVACY COEXIST WITH TECHNOLOGY THAT READS AND CHANGES BRAIN ACTIVITY?LAURA SANDERSFEBRUARY 11, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
The pandemic didn’t create this source of anxiety in teens, but it might be making it more relentless.
THE LONELINESS OF AN INTERRUPTED ADOLESCENCEELLEN MCCARTHYFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The steady source allows Metro to sell bonds, get large sums of money upfront for projects and pay back the bonds with the dedicated subsidy streams.
METRO SEEKS BOND SALES TO RAISE $360 MILLION FOR CAPITAL PROJECTSJUSTIN GEORGEFEBRUARY 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The region is the source of 10 major river systems that provide water to almost 2 billion people.
THREE THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE DISASTROUS FLOOD IN INDIACAROLYN GRAMLINGFEBRUARY 9, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Everyone tries their best, but the reality is that if startups don’t have to disclose their investor data, there’s literally no other source for the information.
PSA: MOST AGGREGATE VC TREND DATA IS GARBAGEDANNY CRICHTONFEBRUARY 9, 2021TECHCRUNCH
The Blade is not publishing the messages in order to protect the confidentiality of sources.
LINCOLN PROJECT’S AVOWED IGNORANCE OF WEAVER TEXTS UNDERCUT BY LEAKED COMMUNICATIONSCHRIS JOHNSONFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
This complement’s RapidSOS’s existing business model and sources of real-time diagnostic data, with the aim to provide a more complete picture of a person and his or her problems.
RAPIDSOS RAISES $85M FOR A BIG DATA PLATFORM AIMED AT EMERGENCY RESPONDERSINGRID LUNDENFEBRUARY 9, 2021TECHCRUNCH
We also found that at least 84 towns guarantee officers access to “extra duty” jobs that are a source of additional income for many officers.
HOW WE FOUND PRICEY PROVISIONS IN NEW JERSEY POLICE CONTRACTSBY AGNES CHANG, JEFF KAO AND AGNEL PHILIP, PROPUBLICA, AND ANDREW FORD, ASBURY PARK PRESSFEBRUARY 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
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WORDS RELATED TO SOURCE

  • ancestor
  • antecedent
  • antecessor
  • blood
  • breed
  • breeding
  • derivation
  • descent
  • extraction
  • forebear
  • forefather
  • foregoer
  • foremother
  • forerunner
  • genealogy
  • heritage
  • house
  • kindred
  • line
  • lineage
  • origin
  • parentage
  • pedigree
  • precursor
  • primogenitor
  • progenitor
  • race
  • source
  • stock
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