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  • as inoriginal
  • as indaydream
  • as infantasy

synonyms for conceiving

  • creative
  • imaginative
  • innovative
  • inventive
  • seminal
  • unconventional
  • unusual
  • devising
  • envisioning
  • formative
  • novel
  • quick
  • ready
  • sensitive
  • avant garde
  • breaking new ground
  • causal
  • causative
  • demiurgic
  • fertile
  • generative
  • ingenious
  • innovational
  • innovatory
  • inspiring
  • originative
  • productive
  • resourceful
  • unprecedented
  • untried
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antonyms for conceiving

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  • borrowed
  • hackneyed
  • latest
  • old
  • used
  • worn
  • actuality
  • certainty
  • dislike
  • existence
  • fact
  • hate
  • reality
  • substance
  • truth
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How to use conceiving in a sentence

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.
A CONNECTICUT YANKEE IN KING ARTHUR'S COURT, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
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.
IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS
Now this would be tantamount to conceiving the definition of a thing that did not exist, which is impossible.
PLOTINOS: COMPLETE WORKS, V. 3PLOTINOS (PLOTINUS)
No terrestrial distance admits of our conceiving of this distance.
ASTRONOMY FOR AMATEURSCAMILLE FLAMMARION
Conceiving himself to be on the point of death, his heart sighed within him, 'I am cast out of thy sight!'
THE SHEEPFOLD AND THE COMMON, VOL. II (OF 2)TIMOTHY EAST
Even those who were most often at the house thought she was incapable of conceiving a great and tender passion.
THE FOURTH ESTATE, VOL.1ARMANDO PALACIO VALDS
Subject conceiving, in communion with Object conceived, are one and the same indivisible fact, looked at on different sides.
PLATO AND THE OTHER COMPANIONS OF SOKRATES, 3RD ED. VOLUME III (OF 4)GEORGE GROTE
I even found pleasure in conceiving myself shouting "Crackle-fingers" after him, and then bolting round a corner.
A HOLIDAY IN BED AND OTHER SKETCHESJ. M. BARRIE
Conceiving him, of course, to refer to burglars, I could not help wondering at the forced and hollow character of his laugh.
THE STRAND MAGAZINE, VOLUME VII, ISSUE 41, MAY, 1894VARIOUS
And, conceiving God to be the fountain of wisdom, I thought it right and necessary to solicit his assistance for obtaining it.
FRANKLIN'S AUTOBIOGRAPHYBENJAMIN FRANKLIN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CONCEIVING

  • castle in the air
  • conceiving
  • dream
  • fancy
  • fancying
  • figment of imagination
  • fond hope
  • fool's paradise
  • head trip
  • imagination
  • imagining
  • in a zone
  • mind trip
  • musing
  • phantasm
  • phantasy
  • pie in the sky
  • pipe dream
  • reverie
  • stargazing
  • trip
  • vision
  • wish
  • woolgathering
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