generate  

  • Pronunciation of generate: JH EH1 N ER0 EY0 T ('dʒɛnə,reɪt)

  • Number of syllables of generate: 3

  • Pronunciation Video of generate

  • Definition of generate

    • (v): make children; "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don''t recognize them"  
    • (v): bring into existence; "The new manager generated a lot of problems"; "The computer bug generated chaos in the office"  
    • (v): produce (energy); "We can''t generate enough power for the entire city"; "The hydroelectric plant needs to to generate more electricity"  
    • (v): give or supply; "The cow brings in 5 liters of milk"; "This year''s crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn"; "The estate renders some revenue for the family"  
  • Examples of generate

    • Jubilation has the ability to generate colorful plasma.  
    • The ghara is used to generate a resonant hum during vocalization.  
    • Microbes can generate carbon compounds.  
    • The series helped generate interest in the sport of parachuting.  
    • The cells can generate itself easily.  
    • The falling stone will generate ripples in the liquid.  
    • Generate a handout or step the students through the problem.  
    • To generate the first two digits is quite laborious.  
    • The scientists generate the report.  
    • It helps to generate micro fractures in robust cortical mammalian bone.  

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