Conceive and Perceive


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Conceive verb – To have a clear idea of.
Usage example: I cannot conceive the reason for such pointless vandalism

Perceive is a synonym for conceive in comprehend topic. In some cases you can use "Perceive" instead a verb "Conceive", when it comes to topics like understand, imagine, believe.
Nearby Words: conception, conceit, concept, conceivable, conceiving
Synonyms for Conceive


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Perceive verb – To have a clear idea of.
Usage example: I perceive your point, but I still disagree

Conceive is a synonym for perceive in comprehend topic. You can use "Conceive" instead a verb "Perceive", if it concerns topics such as believe, understand.
Nearby Words: perception, perceptive, perceiving, perceived, percept
Synonyms for Perceive

Common collocations

life conceive life perceive life
someone conceive someone perceive someone
form conceive form perceive form
time conceive time perceive time
Other nouns: way, language, magic, existence, humans.
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