To think of something. Also, when a woman becomes pregnant.
Example: Their baby was conceived on holiday.
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- become pregnantFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=conceive
Con·ceive' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Conceived ; present participle & verbal noun Conceiving .] [ Old French conzoivre , concever , conceveir , French concevoir , from Latin oncipereFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/126
Con·ceive' intransitive verb 1.
To have an embryo or fetus formed in the womb; to breed; to become pregnant. « A virgin shall conceive
, and bear a son. Isa. vii. 14.
To have a conception, idea, or opinion; think; -- with of
. « Conc...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/126
become pregnant; undergo conception; `She cannot conceive`; `My daughter was conceived in Christmas Day`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=conceive
have the idea for; `He conceived of a robot that would help paralyzed patients`; `This library was well conceived`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=conceive
judge or regard; look upon; judge; `I think he is very smart`; `I believe her to be very smart`; `I think that he is her boyfriend`; `The racist conceives such people to be inferior`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=conceive
(kәn-sēv´) to become pregnant. take in, grasp, or form in the mind.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (v. t.) To form in the mind; to plan; to devise; to generate; to originate; as, to conceive a purpose, plan, hope. • (v. i.) To have an embryo or fetus formed in the womb; to breed; to become pregnant. • (v. t.) To receive into the womb and begin to breed; to begin the formation of the embryo of. • (v. t.) To apprehend by reas...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/conceive/
Conceive Magazine is a health and lifestyle publication that provides information about women`s health and fertility, about various methods of conception (natural, alternative, assisted and high-tech), and about adoption. Conceive offers information and support to women interested in starting or expanding their families. The cont...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conceive_(magazine)
The act of becoming pregnant.Found on http://www.pregnology.com/AZ/C/8
Type: Term Pronunciation: kon-sēv Definitions: 1. To become pregnant, i.e., to achieve implantation of the blastocyst, ideally in the endometrium.Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=19587
To initiate a pregnancy, which is what happens when a spermFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22139
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