HyperDic: excogitation

English > 2 senses of the word excogitation:
NOUNcognitionexcogitationthinking something out with care in order to achieve complete understanding of it
cognitionexcogitation, invention, innovation, conception, designthe creation of something in the mind
English > excogitation: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
Meaningthinking something out with care in order to achieve complete understanding of it.
Broaderthinking, thought, thought process, cerebration, intellection, mentationThe process of using your mind to consider something carefully
Spanishconcepción, reflexión
Verbsexcogitatecome up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort / effort
English > excogitation: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningThe creation of something in the mind.
Synonymsinvention, innovation, conception, design
NarrowerconcoctionThe invention of a scheme or story / story / story to suit some purpose
contrivanceThe faculty of contriving
Broadercreativity, creativeness, creative thinkingThe ability to create
Spanishconcepción, diseño, innovación, invención, invento
Catalanconcepció, invenció
Verbsexcogitatecome up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort / effort

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