Invent Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Invent

To find out; learn of the existence of; realize
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The definition of devise is to plan or create by thinking through.
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To serve incorrectly or dishonestly as an official representative of.
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The definition of concoct is to plan or make something using many parts.
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To develop is defined as to grow or to become more advanced, or can mean to cause something to grow, or to build improvements on land.
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(Set theory)
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To give form or shape to, especially by means of careful effort:
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(Idiomatic) To pretend or imagine.
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To state wrongly or falsely.
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(Slang) To prepare a heroin dose by heating.
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Of, relating to, or characterized by invention.
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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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(Idiomatic) To create in one's mind; to invent.
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The definition of creativity is the ability to come up with new and exciting ideas.
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An ingenious or imaginative contrivance.
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The quality of being inventive; the faculty of inventing.
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To engineer is defined as to create, plan, build or design a solution or a process.
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To imagine (something not yet in existence); picture in the mind
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To develop gradually by a process of growth and change
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To think over something carefully; to consider fully; cogitate.
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The definition of fabricate is to create or manufacture something.
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To form a mental picture or image of:
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To introduce (something) as new.
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To devise (a scheme or plot).
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To put together; fabricate or improvise:
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To think up; devise; scheme; plan
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To reduce to, or express in, a formula; to put in a clear and definite form of statement or expression.
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To produce (art, literature, etc.) in a way regarded as mechanical and uninspired
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To originate is to start something or cause something to start.
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(Dated) To fit, adapt, or accommodate to.
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To develop (habits)
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To throw forward; hurl:
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To devise (a new word or phrase).
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To write or construct (an electronic document or system):
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To have in mind as a project or purpose
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To create
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To hold up; support:
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To improvise all or part of a speech or other performance, especially in comedy.
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(Idiomatic) To improvise; to make things up or figure things out as one goes; to perform with little or no preparation.
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To fabricate
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To achieve or imitate the characteristics or effect of
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(Naut.) To lay out (a line) in long, parallel, partly overlapping lengths so that it will run out freely without kinking
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To make an action as if doing one thing, but actually doing another, for example to trick an opponent.
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(Idiomatic) to create falsely, to fabricate (particularly applied to accusations, (legal) charges or evidence).
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Equivocate is defined as to use vague language in order to mislead or deceive.
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To make untrue statements; lie.
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(Idiomatic) To generate (an image or an idea) in one's mind.
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Clever, resourceful, original, and inventive
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Of or pertaining to innovation.
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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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To obtain a patent on or for (an invention, for example).
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To prepare or open (a way, etc.)
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Design is defined as to prepare or plan something.
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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 create (a work of art, for example) in accordance with a prescribed design.
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To create
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(Intransitive, idiomatic) To become apparent or known, especially (as) it turns out
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Antonyms for Invent

(Of ideas, words, music, a look, credit, etc) To appropriate without giving credit or acknowledgement.
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fabricate
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Words Related to Invent

To design, invest with a new form, shape, etc.
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To bear, yield, create, manufacture, etc. something
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To make up the whole; to constitute.
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(Intransitive) To convey a false image or impression.
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(Second object is a verb, can be stressed for emphasis or clarity) To force to do.
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