Contrive synonyms

kən-trīv'
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To form a plan or intention for:
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(Second object is a verb, can be stressed for emphasis or clarity) To force to do.
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To make, provide, or do with the tools and materials at hand, usually to fill an unforeseen and immediate need
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To work out or create (something) by thinking; contrive; plan; invent
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(Idiomatic) To create in one's mind; to invent.
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Manage is defined as to succeed despite difficulties or to control, influence or take charge.
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To cause or allow to get by an obstacle, obstruction, etc.
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To understand; comprehend:
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To arrange or settle something by mutual agreement.
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To manage (to do something) without risking serious consequences
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To plan, construct, or manage as an engineer.
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To influence, manage, direct, control or tamper with something
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To shift is to move or change, or to cause something else to move or change.
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(Dated) To contrive; to invent a way of surmounting a difficulty
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(Intransitive, idiomatic) To subsist; to succeed, survive, or manage, at least at a minimal level.
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The definition of arrange is to put things in a certain order, form or design.
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To carry out; to put into effect.
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(Idiomatic) To fulfill.
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To bring about; produce as a result; cause; accomplish
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To cause to take place.
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To move (something) carefully, and often with difficulty, into a certain position.
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(Informal) To manage or arrange successfully:
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To attempt to deal with or understand something; contend or struggle:
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To design, invest with a new form, shape, etc.
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(Archaic) To find; discover
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To formulate a scheme or program for the accomplishment, enactment, or attainment of:
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The definition of achieve means to accomplish a goal or to do something you set out to do.
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Succeed is defined as to accomplish a goal or to come next.
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To succeed in doing (a task, for example); carry out or complete.
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The definition of agitate is to move something around in a forceful or violent movement.
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To plan (mischief, trouble, etc.); plot; scheme
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To devise, using skill and intelligence; contrive:
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To plan together secretly to commit an illegal or wrongful act or accomplish a legal purpose through illegal action.
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To build, form, or devise by fitting parts or elements together systematically
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To consult is to ask for or get information from someone, or to give such information.
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To struggle or exert one's self to obtain or retain possession of, or to defend.
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Design is defined as to prepare or plan something.
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To contrive, devise, or invent by such thought
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To form by art and labor; to manufacture; to produce; as, to fabricate computer chips.
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To engage in feigning, simulation, or other deceptive activity.
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(Dated) To fit, adapt, or accommodate to.
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To obtain or achieve by cleverness or deceit, especially in persuading someone:
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To go beyond the proper limits of something:
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To bring on, or get, by secret or underhanded plotting
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To devise (a scheme or plot).
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To scheme or conspire
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To plan in a deceitful way; plot
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(Intransitive) To achieve through contrivance or cajolery.
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To stop is defined as to block, close, defeat, prevent from moving or bring to an end.
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To put to death; kill:
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To pull down, tear down, or smash to pieces (a building, etc.)
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To reduce to poverty or bankruptcy:
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To involve in a wreck; hence, to cause to suffer ruin; to balk of success, and bring disaster on.
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To use, consume, spend, or expend thoughtlessly or carelessly.
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To make less organized; to reduce to chaos.
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To make a detailed operational plan for.
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To give forth; project
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To draw or figure out (a route or plan).
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To conceive is to get pregnant, to coming up with a plan or to imagine something.
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To work out or form in one's mind; devise, develop, contrive, etc.
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To bring or put into form or order; adjust the parts or elements of; compose; contrive; plan; devise.
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(Dial.) To get ready; plan
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To formulate a strategy.
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To make sense of.
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To figure out, to find out, find, decipher
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To have an imaginative, unusual or foolish idea, to invent something unreal.
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To devise or originate, especially in secret:
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(Slang) To prepare a meal.
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Simple past tense and past participle of plan
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To form or create with concerted effort.
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To send forth; project:
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