1. To become pregnant; undergo conception.
2. To have the idea for; SYN. conceptualize, conceptualise, ideate.
To form a concept of; to imagine.
1. To imagine; to form in the mind by new combinations of ideas or designs; to formulate by thought; to invent.
2. To plan or scheme for; to purpose to obtain.
3. To imagine; to guess.
4. (Law) To give by will (said of real estate); SYN. bequeath, invent, discover, contrive, imagine, plan, scheme.
5. (Law) Bequeath (real estate) by will.
To equip with engines.
1. To draw up the plans or basic details for; SYN. outline, compose, draw up.
2. To enclose in a frame, as of a picture.
3. To enclose in or as if in a frame; SYN. frame in, border.
4. To formulate in a particular style or language; SYN. redact, cast, put, couch.
5. To construct by fitting or uniting parts together; SYN. frame up.
To form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case; SYN. conceive of, ideate, envisage.
ETYM French représenter, Latin repraesentare, repraesentatum; pref. re- re- + praesentare to place before, present. Related to Present. re-present, re present.
1. To create an image or likeness of; SYN. interpret.
2. To serve as a means of expressing something.
3. To take the place of; SYN. stand for, correspond.
4. To be representative or typical for.
5. To be a delegate for; represent somebody's interest, as of politicians and office holders representing their constituents, or of a tenant representing other tenants in a housing dispute.