Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / excogitation
FEEDBACK

excogitation

See definition of excogitation on Dictionary.com

synonyms for excogitation

  • concoction
  • contrivance
  • design
  • formation
  • formulation
  • invention
  • thought
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

TRY USING excogitation

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Cuddle Up! A Cozy Quiz On Fall Words Has Arrived
START THE QUIZ

How to use excogitation in a sentence

Let it also be noted that this longitude reward was not a premium upon excogitation of a mysterious difficulty.
A BUDGET OF PARADOXES, VOLUME I (OF II)AUGUSTUS DE MORGAN
No amount of pure inspection and excogitation could decide which belongs to which world.
ESSAYS IN EXPERIMENTAL LOGICJOHN DEWEY
Before the excogitation of this splendid resolve, he had been observed to wear for some period a conspiratorial aspect.
SANDRA BELLONI, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
Excogitation, this combination of letters is to be found in the Doctor's works, though not in his Dictionary.
DEFORMITIES OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, SELECTED FROM HIS WORKSANONYMOUS
He was beginning to wonder what Mr. Dainopoulos would say to the theory of Intensive Excogitation.
COMMANDWILLIAM MCFEE
He had half a mind to remain at home to conquer them by excogitation.
BEAUCHAMP'S CAREER, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
The comic of Jonson is a scholar's excogitation of the comic; that of Massinger a moralist's.
THE SHORT WORKS OF GEORGE MEREDITHGEORGE MEREDITH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO EXCOGITATION

  • cogitation
  • contemplation
  • deliberation
  • excogitation
  • judgment
  • meditation
  • reflection
  • rumination
  • thinking
  • thought process
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

muliebritynoun | [myoo-lee-eb-ri-tee ]SEE DEFINITION