What does originator mean?

Definitions for originator

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. originator, conceiver, mastermind(noun)

    someone who creates new things


  1. originator(Noun)

    Someone who originates, creates or founds something.


  1. Originator

    Originator by Claire Carmichael falls into the category of Utopian and dystopian fiction. The text is a Science Fiction novel in the tone of Brave New World by Aldous Huxley.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. originator

    The command by whose authority a message is sent. The responsibility of the originator includes the responsibility for the functions of the drafter and the releasing officer.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of originator in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of originator in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.

  2. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it. I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.

  3. Deacon Jones:

    I was the originator of smack. Some guys rattle with smack with other guys it rolls right off their shoulders like nothing.

  4. Kenneth Williams:

    The nice thing about quotes is that they give us a nodding acquaintance with the originator which is often socially impressive.

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