Synonyms of derive in English:



  • 1 he derives consolation from his poetry
    obtain, get, take, gain, acquire, procure, extract, attain, glean
  • 2 “coffee” derives from the Turkish “kahveh”
    originate in, stem from, descend from, spring from, be taken from
  • 3 his fortune derives from real estate
    originate in, be rooted in;
    stem from, come from, spring from, proceed from, issue from
  • Definition of derive in:

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day retroflex
    Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
    turned backwards