What is conceive?

  • (verb): Judge or regard; look upon; judge.
    Synonyms: think, believe, consider
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on conceive:

Personal Lubricant Types - Fertility Lubricants
... to be safe for use by couples who are trying to conceive ... dryness and to assist couples trying to conceive a baby naturally ... For couples trying to conceive, it is important to choose a lubricant carefully ...
Ontological Argument - Criticisms and Objections - David Hume
... Whatever we conceive as existent, we can also conceive as non-existent ... He suggested that any conception of God we may have, we can conceive either of existing or of not existing ...
Substance Theory - Arguments Supporting The Theory - Argument From Conception
... The argument claims that in order to conceive of an object's properties, like the redness of an apple, one must conceive of the object that has ... According to the argument, one cannot conceive of redness, or any other property, distinct from the thing that has that property ...
Aphanisis - Lacan
... eclipsed behind any signifier used to conceive of him/her "when the subject appears somewhere as meaning, he is manifested elsewhere as 'fading', as disappearance...a ... and riven by the Other (of language), a subject has no choice but to conceive of themself vis-a-vis something other than their self, something 'outside' or radically separated from them ... the disappearance or the fading of the subject behind any signifier used to conceive of it, is an essential concept for understanding subjectivity and the peril of the subject's fundamental emptiness ...
Conceive (magazine)
... Conceive Magazine is a health and lifestyle publication that provides information about women's health and fertility, about various methods of conception (natural, alternative, assisted and high-tech ... Conceive offers information and support to women interested in starting or expanding their families ... In addition to the magazine, the Conceive brand includes a website (www.conceiveonline.com), e-newsletters, and three books (The Fertility Journal, Fertility Facts, and Cooking to Conceive, all published by Chronicle ...

More definitions of "conceive":

  • (verb): Become pregnant; undergo conception.
    Example: "She cannot conceive"; "My daughter was conceived in Christmas Day"

Famous quotes containing the word conceive:

    We must conceive of this whole universe as one commonwealth of which both gods and men are members.
    Marcus Tullius Cicero (106–43 B.C.)

    I have come slowly into possession of such powers as I have ... I receive the opinions of my day. I do not conceive them. But I receive them into a vivid mind.
    Woodrow Wilson (1856–1924)

    Consider what effects which might conceivably have practical bearings we conceive the object of our conception to have. Then our conception of these effects is the whole of our conception of the object.
    Charles Sanders Peirce (1839–1914)