Synonyms of 'conceive'
to consider in a certain wayWe now cannot conceive of a world without electricity.
I imagine you're referring to me.
I can't envisage being married to someone like him.
I just cannot comprehend your attitude.
He could not visualize her as a child.
I think he'll do a great job for us.
I believe you have something of mine.
Where do you suppose he's got to?
fancy, , ,
She fancied he was trying to hide a smile.
Only now can I begin to apprehend the power of these forces.
to form in the mindI began to conceive a plan of attack.
She rapidly formed a plan.
So far he has produced only one composition he deems suitable for performance.
He's creating a whole new language of painting.
Several countries developed nuclear weapons secretly.
We may be able to design a course to suit your particular needs.
His projected visit to Washington had to be postponed.
We devised a scheme to help him.
He formulated his plan for escape.
The oil companies were accused of contriving a shortage of gasoline to justify price increases.
to become pregnantwomen who plan to conceive when they are older
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in the sense of apprehend
to grasp (something) mentallyOnly now can I begin to apprehend the power of these forces.
in the sense of believe
to think, assume, or supposeI believe you have something of mine.
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