stem from


stem from
phr verb
Stem from is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑idea, ↑misunderstanding, ↑problem, ↑shortcoming
Stem from is used with these nouns as the object: ↑fact

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  • stem from — (something) to result from something. His fear of snakes stems from an incident in his childhood …   New idioms dictionary

  • stem from — HAVE ITS ORIGINS IN, arise from, originate from, spring from, derive from, come from, emanate from, flow from, proceed from; BE CAUSED BY, be brought on/about by, be produced by. → stem * * * ˈstem from [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stem from — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms stem from : present tense I/you/we/they stem from he/she/it stems from present participle stemming from past tense stemmed from past participle stemmed from stem from something to be caused by something His… …   English dictionary

  • stem from — this type of behavior often stems from a childhood of abuse and neglect Syn: have its origins in, arise from, originate from, spring from, derive from, come from, emanate from, flow from, proceed from; be caused by, be brought on/about by, be… …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • stem from — originate in or be caused by. → stem …   English new terms dictionary

  • stem from — Syn: come from, arise from, originate from, have its origins in, spring from, derive from …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • stem from — come from, originate from, occur as a result of …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stem from — to originate from; to be caused by …   Idioms and examples

  • stem from something — ˈstem from sth derived (not used in the progressive tenses) to be the result of sth • Most people s insecurities stem from something that happened in their childhood. Main entry: ↑stemderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • stem from something — stem from (something) to result from something. His fear of snakes stems from an incident in his childhood …   New idioms dictionary


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