source - noun

  • the place where something begins, where it springs into being
  • a document (or organization) from which information is obtained
  • anything that provides inspiration for later work
  • a facility where something is available
  • a person who supplies information
  • someone who originates or causes or initiates something
  • (technology) a process by which energy or a substance enters a system
  • anything (a person or animal or plant or substance) in which an infectious agent normally lives and multiplies
  • a publication (or a passage from a publication) that is referred to

  • source - verb

    source - thesaurus

    author   beginning   generator   germ   informant   origin   reference   reservoir   root   rootage   seed