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Drones were the first things on our minds when we were conceiving of the series.

Hugh Jackman and his wife were open about their difficulties conceiving, as was Mariska Hargitay and Brooke Shields.

Maybe you could describe your routine when conceiving of a book and its plot, before the writing begins?

Tell me about your process when conceiving of a new book, but before writing begins.

Do you find yourself conceiving of scenes in your novel in a cinematic way, in terms of how they would be filmed?

With a grand magnanimity she saddled that cry of mine upon our child, conceiving it to be the name of some lost darling of mine.

I drew a chair up beside his desk—there was nothing to do but to obey, and this fool's errand was none of my conceiving.

Now this would be tantamount to conceiving the definition of a thing that did not exist, which is impossible.

No terrestrial distance admits of our conceiving of this distance.

Conceiving himself to be on the point of death, his heart sighed within him, 'I am cast out of thy sight!'


On this page you'll find 115 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to conceiving, such as: creative, imaginative, innovative, inventive, seminal, and unconventional.

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