HyperDic: think_up

English > 1 sense of the expression think up:
VERBcreationthink up, think of, dream up, hatch, concoctdevise or invent / invent
English > think up: 1 sense > verb 1, creation
Meaningdevise or invent / invent.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelDid he think up his major works over a short period of time?
Synonymsthink of, dream up, hatch, concoct
Narrowerfabricate, manufacture, cook up, make up, inventmake up something artificial or untrue
idealize, idealiseform ideals
Broadercreate by mental act, create mentallyCreate mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands
See alsothinkuse or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments
Spanishconfeccionar, elaborar, encubar, pensar en, soñar, tramar, urdir
Catalanconfeccionar, tramar

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