Usage examples for conceived

  1. This whole situation must be as definitely conceived as if a part of a play. – Browning and the Dramatic Monologue by S. S. Curry
  2. Miss Mayblunt and Mr. Gouvernail suddenly conceived the notion that it was time to say good night. – The Awakening and Selected Short Stories by Kate Chopin
  3. 25 At length I conceived by him, but alas! – The Forbidden Gospels and Epistles, Complete by Archbishop Wake
  4. But Mrs. Peyton returned to the charge, or, rather, to an attack upon what she conceived to be Clarence's old position. – Susy, A Story of the Plains by Bret Harte
  5. Conscience works out into the actual of every- day life, the ideal of which devotion has conceived. – A Lecture on Physical Development, and its Relations to Mental and Spiritual Development, delivered before the American Institute of Instruction, at their Twenty-Ninth Annual Meeting, in Norwich, Conn., August 20, 1858 by S.R. Calthrop