conceive of

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form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case; "Can you conceive of him as the president?"
conceive
To become pregnant

She conceived a son.

conceive
to form an idea, mental image or thought of
conceive
{f} understand; think of an idea; become pregnant
conceive
become pregnant; undergo conception; "She cannot conceive"; "My daughter was conceived in Christmas Day
conceive
{v} to become with child, understand, think
conceive
To understand someone
conceive
If you conceive a plan or idea, you think of it and work out how it can be done. She had conceived the idea of a series of novels He conceived of the first truly portable computer in 1968
conceive
If you conceive something as a particular thing, you consider it to be that thing. The ancients conceived the earth as afloat in water We conceive of the family as being in a constant state of change Elvis conceived of himself as a ballad singer
conceive
have the idea for; "He conceived of a robot that would help paralyzed patients"; "This library was well conceived"
conceive
To form in the mind; to plan; to devise; to generate; to originate; as, to conceive a purpose, plan, hope
conceive
To develop an idea
conceive
If you cannot conceive of something, you cannot imagine it or believe it. I just can't even conceive of that quantity of money He was immensely ambitious but unable to conceive of winning power for himself
conceive
To have a conception, idea, or opinion; think; with of
conceive
To receive into the womb and begin to breed; to begin the formation of the embryo of
conceive
To have an embryo or fetus formed in the womb; to breed; to become pregnant
conceive
To apprehend by reason or imagination; to take into the mind; to know; to imagine; to comprehend; to understand
conceive
judge or regard; look upon; judge; "I think he is very smart"; "I believe her to be very smart"; "I think that he is her boyfriend"; "The racist conceives such people to be inferior"
conceive
become pregnant; undergo conception; "She cannot conceive"; "My daughter was conceived in Christmas Day"
conceive
When a woman conceives, she becomes pregnant. Women, he says, should give up alcohol before they plan to conceive A mother who already has non-identical twins is more likely to conceive another set of twins
conceive of

    Hyphenation

    con·ceive of

    Turkish pronunciation

    kınsiv ıv

    Pronunciation

    /kənˈsēv əv/ /kənˈsiːv əv/

    Etymology

    [ k&n-'sEv ] (verb.) 14th century. Middle English, from Middle French conceivre, from Latin concipere to take in, conceive, from com- + capere to take; more at HEAVE.

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