What is excogitate?
- (verb): Come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or priciple) after a mental effort.
Example: "Excogitate a way to measure the speed of light"
Synonyms: invent, contrive, devise, formulate, forge
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More definitions of "excogitate":
- (verb): Reflect deeply on a subject.
Example: "The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate"
Synonyms: chew over, think over, meditate, ponder, contemplate, muse, reflect, mull, mull over, ruminate, speculate