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Definition to come from; or to send out (emit)
  • The bulb emanates light.
  • Water emanates from this hole in the ground
  • The noise seemed to emanate from room 201.
  • Wherever there is an ascendant class, a large portion of the morality emanates from its class interests and its class feelings of superiority.
    John Stuart Mill  --  On Liberty
  • Or the undercurrent of sexual jealousy that emanated from Mammachi.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things
  • A distinctly fishy smell emanated from his whiskers.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • It just doesn't compare with the ardour and the tremendous energy emanating from all these creatures around us.
    Eugene Ionesco  --  Rhinoceros
  • She was still treading the buoyant ether which emanates from the high moments of life.
    Edith Wharton  --  The House of Mirth
  • Now, too, she was enveloped in the air of that freedom and unconcern that he had always emanated.
    Boris Pasternak  --  Doctor Zhivago
  • One could not place it; it seemed to be filling everywhere, emanating from nowhere.
    John Wyndham  --  The Chrysalids
  • Though there was no sign of any kind of mouth, a deathly, creepy moan emanated from their bodies—it was a sound Thomas could feel more than hear.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • I could feel the energy emanating from the two gods.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief
  • I tried to take a step towards him, to make my eyes hard and unreadable, to feel my power emanating from them like two beams of light.
    Anne Rice  --  Interview with the Vampire
  • And then, suddenly, the sparks emanating from the cauldron were extinguished.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • I inch toward the grate from which the glow emanates.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave
  • As the crystal pillars loomed larger, I started to feel the power emanating from the next room.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Battle of the Labyrinth
  • He sensed that the dominating force wasn't emanating from the wizard, though.
    R.A. Salvatore  --  The Crystal Shard
  • Tom and Pilchuck made preparations for an extended hunt in the Brazos River country, whence emanated rumors somewhat similar to the gold rumors of '49.
    Zane Grey  --  The Thundering Herd
  • Everything is so still it's almost frightening: silent, too, except for those awful sounds, which seem to emanate from the walls.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Delirium
  • Then a fourth one: emanating, spelled emamating.
    Marie Lu  --  Legend

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