generate meaning

EN[ˈdʒɛn.əɹ.eɪt] [ˈdʒɛn.ə.ɹeɪt]
  • Generate may refer to:
  • Create
  • Science and math:
  • Generate and test (trial and error)
  • Generating function, in math and physics
  • Generating primes
  • Generating set
  • Generating trigonometric tables
  • Other:
  • Generate ministry, young adult event
  • Generated collection, in music theory
  • Generating Application Propositions, in business
  • Generate LA-NY, digital entertainment studio
  • "Generate", a song by Collective Soul
  • "Generate", a song by Eric Prydz

    Definition of generate in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGgeneratesPRgeneratingPT, PPgeneratedSUF-ate
    1. VT To bring into being; give rise to.
      1. In the last 20 minutes Athletic began to generate the sort of pressure of which they are capable, but by then it was far too late: the game had begun to slip away from them as early as the seventh minute.
    2. VT To produce as a result of a chemical or physical process.
      1. Adding concentrated sulphuric acid to water generates heat. ‎
    3. VT To procreate, beget.
      1. They generated many offspring. ‎
    4. VT (mathematics) To form a figure from a curve or solid.
      1. Rotating a circle generates a sphere. ‎
    5. VI To appear or occur; be generated.
    6. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • But Buffy has also generated enormous amounts of slash fiction. The cult television text and the rise of the Internet have both had an important aspect on the development of slash fiction.
        • A weakly-typed language will most possibly not generate an error or refuse to compile, if the argument passed to a function does not match the expected type closely.
        • The overlapped ends of the contigs generated in different genome assembly efforts indicated that the mitochondrion genome was either circular or concatemeric.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Intransitive verbs
          • Transitive verbs
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        Meaning of generate for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "generate" is a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
        Difficultness: Level 4
        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 8
        Definite    ➨     Versatile