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synonyms for think up

  • begin
  • create
  • generate
  • induce
  • lead to
  • make
  • precipitate
  • produce
  • provoke
  • brainstorm
  • breed
  • compel
  • effect
  • elicit
  • engender
  • evoke
  • hatch
  • incite
  • introduce
  • kickoff
  • kindle
  • let
  • motivate
  • muster
  • occasion
  • open
  • originate
  • revert
  • secure
  • be at the bottom of
  • break in
  • break the ice
  • bring to pass
  • come out with
  • cook up
  • dream up
  • fire up
  • get things rolling
  • give rise to
  • make up
  • result in
  • sow the seeds
  • start the ball rolling
  • work up

antonyms for think up

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  • destroy
  • discourage
  • end
  • halt
  • prevent
  • ruin
  • stop
  • block
  • close
  • cover
  • delay
  • deter
  • finish
  • hide
  • hinder
  • impede
  • keep
  • obstruct
  • repress
  • end
  • result
  • destroy
  • dismiss
  • disregard
  • forget
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • ruin
  • stop
  • abort
  • misunderstand
          • tell the truth
          • steal
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            How to use think up in a sentence

            What need to look to right or left when you are swallowing up free mile after mile of dizzying road?
            THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
            You would not think it too much to set the whole province in flames so that you could have your way with this wretched child.
            ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
            Most of the men leaped up, caught hold of spears or knives, and rushed out.
            THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
            Some weeks after, the creditor chanced to be in Boston, and in walking up Tremont street, encountered his enterprising friend.
            THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
            In less than ten minutes, the bivouac was broken up, and our little army on the march.
            BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
            The bride elect rushes up to him, and so they both step down to the foot-lights.
            PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
            I was busy loading the piece when an exclamation of surprise from one of the men made me look up.
            BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
            Even as they gazed they saw its roof caught up, and whirled off as if it had been a scroll of paper.
            THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
            She sat straight up in bed, and jerked her hands to her head, and screamed long and terribly.
            THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
            A flash of surprise and pleasure lit the fine eyes of the haughty beauty perched up there on the palace wall.
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