- to flow out, issue, or proceed, as from a source or origin; come forth; originate.
- to send forth; emit.
Origin of emanate
Examples from the Web for emanating
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
October 21, 2014
This was a serious mistake,” he explained, “emanating from a bad joke.Racism and Religious Zionist Youth Movements: Own Up
Dr. Assaf David
May 30, 2013
Only the advancement of liberal democracy could serve as an antidote to the noxious strains of Islamism emanating from the region.Was the Iraq War Worth It?
March 20, 2013
Americans are kept talking about the “threat” emanating from that country [Iran].Is There Any Conspiracy Jews Aren't Involved in?
March 8, 2012
John F. Kennedy confronted anti-Catholic bigotry in the 1960 campaign, much of it emanating from Southern churches.Evangelicals at the Crossroads in South Carolina
January 13, 2012
The sun was formless and purple in the vibrations of wrath that were emanating from Azuria.The Book of the Damned
These sensations of light, emanating from without, are at the bottom of many of our dreams.Dreams
Suspect the message as bogus and emanating from Y. M. See Furneaux.Number Seventeen
The chief executes the will of the people, emanating from a council composed of elders.A World of Wonders
When emanating from Unity, it contained already what made it manifold.Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 4
- (intr often foll by from) to issue or proceed from or as from a source
- (tr) to send forth; emit
Word Origin and History for emanating
1680s, from Latin emanatus, past participle of emanare (see emanation). Related: Emanated; emanating.