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Another word for conceive

  1. To form mental images of

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  2. To form a strategy for

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  3. To perceive and recognize the meaning of

      1. To be able to hold (something applied or inserted):
      2. To receive something, especially with favor. Often used with of.
      3. To take (what is offered or given); receive, esp. willingly
      1. To understand something.
      2. To grasp mentally; understand:
      3. To take hold of mentally; perceive; understand
      1. To get and hold (something that has been in motion) in a hand, the hands, a container, or an implement:
      2. To go to see (a performance, for example):
      3. To take or get passively; incur or contract without intention, as by exposure
      1. To accomplish or bring about:
      2. To grasp mentally; understand; comprehend
      3. (Archaic) To go around; make a circuit of
      1. To have as part of something larger; encompass or include.
      2. To grasp mentally; understand
      3. To include; take in; comprise
      1. To penetrate to the meaning or nature of; comprehend.
      2. To determine the depth of; sound.
      3. To get to the bottom of; understand thoroughly
      1. To come, move, or take place after another person or thing in order or time.
      2. To go after in order to catch; chase; pursue
      3. To take as a model; act in accordance with; imitate
      1. (Slang) To cause an emotional response in; irritate, please, thrill, etc.
      2. To take revenge on, especially to kill in revenge for a wrong.
      3. To begin or start. Used with the present participle:
      1. ​To understand.
      2. To reach for and try to seize
      3. To take hold of mentally; understand; comprehend
      1. To know (a language) well enough to interpret its written form
      2. To have or use as a preferred reading in a particular passage:
      3. To get the meaning of (something written, printed, embossed, etc.) by using the eyes, or for Braille, the finger tips, to interpret its characters or signs
      1. To make sure; take care:
      2. To get a clear mental impression of; grasp by thinking; understand
      3. To consider:
      1. To be or become aware of
      2. To become aware of; perceive:
      3. To comprehend; understand
      1. To understand or interpret:
      2. To get possession of (fish or game, for example) by capturing or killing.
      3. To subtract:
      1. To subscribe to home delivery of.
      2. To shorten (a garment) or make it smaller.
      3. To allow a person or an animal to live in one's home.
      1. To become aware of the intended meaning of (a person or remark, for example):
      2. To take as meant or meaning; interpret
      3. To get or perceive the meaning of; know or grasp what is meant by; comprehend
      1. To understand; comprehend.
      2. (Slang) To understand; get the idea
      1. To obtain or find by an action similar to digging:
      2. To uncover and get from the ground or another surface in this way
      3. To take notice of:
      1. 2012 May 30, John E. McIntyre, “A future for copy editors", Baltimore Sun:
      2. To understand or figure out:
      3. To be or become aware of the situation; understand:
      1. To recognize.
      2. To know (a person or thing).
      3. (Archaic) To see; look at; descry

Another word for conceive

  1. To form a concept or image of

      1. To suppose; guess; think
      2. To have a notion of or about without adequate foundation; fancy or believe:
      3. To use the imagination
      1. To form a concept or idea of; conceive
      2. To conceive the idea for something
      3. To form a concept or concepts of, and especially to interpret in a conceptual way:
      1. To think carefully about (something), especially before making a decision;
      2. To think or deem to be; regard as:
      3. To show consideration for:
      1. To express (a theory, plan, etc.) in a systematic way
      2. To reduce to, or express in, a formula; to put in a clear and definite form of statement or expression.
      3. To work out or form in one's mind; devise, develop, contrive, etc.
  2. To understand

      1. To take hold of or seize firmly with the hand, the foot, another body part, or an instrument:
      2. ​To understand.
      3. To reach for and try to seize
      1. To have as part of something larger; encompass or include.
      2. To take in the meaning, nature, or importance of; grasp.
      3. To grasp mentally; understand
      1. To become aware of (something) directly through any of the senses, especially sight or hearing:
      2. To achieve understanding of; apprehend:
      3. To cause or allow the mind to become aware of (a stimulus):
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