Invent

• (v. t.) To come or light upon; to meet; to find. • (v. t.) To discover, as by study or inquiry; to find out; to devise; to contrive or produce for the first time; -- applied commonly to the discovery of some serviceable mode, instrument, or machine. • (v. t.) To frame by the imagination; to fabricate mentally; to forge; -- in a goo...
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invent

1. To come or light upon; to meet; to find. 'And vowed never to return again, Till him alive or dead she did invent.' (Spenser) ... 2. To discover, as by study or inquiry; to find out; to devise; to contrive or produce for the first time; applied commonly to the discovery of some serviceable mode, instrument, or machine. 'Thus first Necessity inven...
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invent

contrive verb come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort; `excogitate a way to measure the speed of light`
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Invent

In·vent' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Invented ; present participle & verbal noun Inventing .] [ Latin inventus , past participle of invenire to come upon, to find, invent; prefix in- in + venir...
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invent

invent 1. To come upon, find; to find out, discover. 2. To create something new by being the first to think of, make, or use something. 3. To make up something false, e.g., a false excuse.
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invent

[v] - come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or priciple) after a mental effort
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