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  Definition of invent
  1. come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or priciple) after a mental effort; "excogitate a way to measure the speed of light"
  2. make up something artificial or untrue
Similar Words: contrive, devise, excogitate, formulate, forge, fabricate, manufacture, cook up, make up

 

Hyponyms: mythologize, mythologise, confabulate, trump up, concoct, spin, vamp, vamp up

 

Derivational Morphology: formula, conceptualization, conceptualisation, formulation, invention, innovation, excogitation, conception, design, excogitator, planner, contriver, deviser, devising, fashioning, making, devisal, contrivance, inventor, discoverer, artificer, fabrication, fiction, fable, fictionalization, fictionalisation, storyteller, fibber, fabricator

 

Anagrams: invite

 

 
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