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One entry found for from.
Main Entry: from
Pronunciation: (primarystress)frschwam, primarystressfräm
Function: preposition
1 -- used to show a starting or central point <came here from the city> <a letter from home> <ran a business from home>
2 -- used to show removal or separation <the dictator fell from power> <subtract 3 from 9> <far from safe>
3 -- used to show a material, source, or cause <a doll made from rags> <reading aloud from a book> <suffering from a cold>

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