Part of speech:
To find out; learn of the existence of; realize
The definition of devise is to plan or create by thinking through.
To bear, yield, create, manufacture, etc. something
The definition of concoct is to plan or make something using many parts.
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.
To serve incorrectly or dishonestly as an official representative of.
To originate is to start something or cause something to start.
(Slang) To prepare a heroin dose by heating.
Of, relating to, or characterized by invention.
The definition of creativity is the ability to come up with new and exciting ideas.
An ingenious or imaginative contrivance.
To engineer is defined as to create, plan, build or design a solution or a process.
To imagine (something not yet in existence); picture in the mind
To develop gradually by a process of growth and change
The definition of fabricate is to create or manufacture something.
To form a mental picture or image of:
To devise (a scheme or plot).
To obtain a patent on or for (an invention, for example).
To prepare or open (a way, etc.)
To put together; fabricate or improvise:
(Of ideas, words, music, a look, credit, etc) To appropriate without giving credit or acknowledgement.
To think up; devise; scheme; plan
To reduce to, or express in, a formula; to put in a clear and definite form of statement or expression.
To devise or originate, especially in secret:
To give form or shape to, especially by means of careful effort:
To produce (art, literature, etc.) in a way regarded as mechanical and uninspired
(Dated) To fit, adapt, or accommodate to.
To develop (habits)
To throw forward; hurl:
Design is defined as to prepare or plan something.
To devise (a new word or phrase).
To make, provide, or do with the tools and materials at hand, usually to fill an unforeseen and immediate need
To create (a work of art, for example) in accordance with a prescribed design.
To write or construct (an electronic document or system):
To have in mind as a project or purpose
To hold up; support:
To achieve or imitate the characteristics or effect of
(Naut.) To lay out (a line) in long, parallel, partly overlapping lengths so that it will run out freely without kinking
To make an action as if doing one thing, but actually doing another, for example to trick an opponent.
(Idiomatic) to create falsely, to fabricate (particularly applied to accusations, (legal) charges or evidence).
Equivocate is defined as to use vague language in order to mislead or deceive.
To make untrue statements; lie.
(Idiomatic) To generate (an image or an idea) in one's mind.
To state wrongly or falsely.
Clever, resourceful, original, and inventive
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