sent, proceeding, or flowing from or as if from a source (sometimes used in combination): Approvals for the purchase of radioactive materials and radiation-emanating equipment must be received in advance.The photographer’s currently running solo exhibition revolves around the emanating mystery of exotic spaces.
- non·em·a·nat·ing, adjective
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How to use emanating in a sentence
Ripples in spacetime called gravitational waves emanate outward, a calling card of a tumultuous and most energetic tango.Einstein’s theory of general relativity unveiled a dynamic and bizarre cosmos | Elizabeth Quill | February 3, 2021 | Science News
“All power emanates from the people,” tweeted Congressman Eduardo Bolsonaro, the president’s son.The Amazonian city that hatched the Brazil variant has been crushed by it | Terrence McCoy, Heloísa Traiano | January 27, 2021 | Washington Post
Stars were treated as perfect spheres, with the shock wave emanating from the center the same way in every direction.
Once the plate’s surface was mostly covered with duplicating cells, they planned to move the cells into a small bioreactor, a plastic device with clear tubes emanating from its sides that encourages growth.Startups are racing to reproduce breast milk in the lab | Katie McLean | December 18, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
Odors are caused by airborne compounds emanating from materials.What Did the Past Smell Like? - Issue 93: Forerunners | Ann-Sophie Barwich | December 9, 2020 | Nautilus
There were rumors of shrieks and flashes emanating from the well, and reports of a figure in white.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion | Nina Strochlic | January 8, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
His dresses were worn by Hollywood stars and first ladies, emanating glamour and sophistication.Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta, American Great, Dead at 82 | Tim Teeman | October 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Each year, one movie emanating from Sundance pushes the boundaries of human decency.‘Wetlands,’ About A Bodily Fluid-Obsessed German Teen, Is the Year's Raunchiest Film | Marlow Stern | August 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
There is an odd sort of political bubble emanating from my home state of Mississippi.
Thus the yelps emanating from Moscow in the last two days have been both comforting and worrisome.CIA Director’s Trip to Kiev Was a Warning to Putin | Leslie H. Gelb | April 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The word "good" emanating from such a source must, of course, be read as "novel," which in some circles means the same thing.With Edged Tools | Henry Seton Merriman
This address or petition, like all the papers emanating from this Congress, was written with consummate ability.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2 | Egerton Ryerson
I have read every argument and every article in defence of the law, from whatever source emanating.The Duty of Disobedience to the Fugitive Slave Act | Lydia Maria Child
They are described as learned, yet do the pamphlets emanating from the Fraternity betray any proof of superior knowledge?Secret Societies And Subversive Movements | Nesta H. Webster
One of the pamphlets emanating from the first of these lines and entitled "England's War Guilt" reached the present writer.Secret Societies And Subversive Movements | Nesta H. Webster