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  • as inhatched
  • as intrumped-up

synonyms for devised

  • concluded
  • planned
See also synonyms for: undevised
  • bogus
  • concocted
  • cooked-up
  • deceitful
  • dishonest
  • fabricated
  • fake
  • false
  • falsified
  • fictitious
  • fishy
  • framed
  • fraudulent
  • imaginary
  • incorrect
  • invalid
  • invented
  • lying
  • made up
  • misleading
  • phony
  • sham
  • unfounded
  • unsound
  • untrue
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How to use devised in a sentence

Numerous methods for staining capsules have been devised, but few are satisfactory.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The most promising of the methods which have been devised are cryoscopy, the methylene-blue test, and the phloridzin test.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
They were devised for counting the leukocytes in the same specimen with the red corpuscles.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Quentin Gray regarded the story of Kazmah as a very poor lie devised on the spur of the moment.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Rushing into an opposite extreme, the most outrageous receptacles for the precious dust were devised.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
As new processing methods are devised, Virginia will undoubtedly increase the development of such resources.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
This greatly distressed Birgitte and Mette, who devised many plans to induce the bird to act more circumspectly.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
At this, the foreigners grew alarmed, and of necessity, devised ways and means to obtain an adequate substitute.
THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
Thou hast devised confusion to thy house, thou hast cut off many people, and thy soul hath sinned.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
To overcome these three disturbing factors a very ingenious form of balance has been devised.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO DEVISED

  • concluded
  • devised
  • planned
  • bogus
  • concocted
  • cooked-up
  • deceitful
  • devised
  • dishonest
  • fabricated
  • fake
  • false
  • falsified
  • fictitious
  • fishy
  • framed
  • fraudulent
  • imaginary
  • incorrect
  • invalid
  • invented
  • lying
  • made up
  • misleading
  • phony
  • sham
  • unfounded
  • unsound
  • untrue
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.