Associations to the word «Emanate»

Wiktionary

EMANATE, verb. (intransitive) To come from a source; issue from.
EMANATE, verb. (transitive) (rare) To send or give out; manifest.

Dictionary definition

EMANATE, verb. Proceed or issue forth, as from a source; "Water emanates from this hole in the ground".
EMANATE, verb. Give out (breath or an odor); "The chimney exhales a thick smoke".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats