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conceive meaning

EN[kənˈsiːv] [-iːv]
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    Definition of conceive in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGconceivesPRconceivingPT, PPconceivedPREcon-SUF-ive
    1. VT To develop an idea; to form in the mind; to plan; to devise; to originate.
      1. VT To understand (someone).
        1. (intransitive or transitive) To become pregnant.
          1. Assisted procreation can help those trying to conceive. ‎
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Winthrop, whith such directions as he conceived fitt, and, as I hear, hath given his debte, which he maks 544^li. unto y^e gentlemen of y^e Bay. Indeed, M^r.
          • Can we conceive a body of men, engifted with a mightier privilege than that of being salvation to hundreds of thousands of crushed and trampled human beings?
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Conceived in that journey, I was born in space. A child so birthed in desolations, homeless between yestermorrow and noon's midnight must have a proper name.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • After 3 years of embolisation, the patient started having chronic pelvic pain, dysmenorrhoea and polymenorrhagia along with inability to conceive.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Verbs
          • Intransitive verbs
            • Transitive verbs
          Related Links:
          1. en conceived
          2. en conceiver
          3. en conceives
          4. en conceivers
          5. en conceivest
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Grammatically, this word "conceive" is a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
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