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Definition of Conceiving

Conceiving

  1. of Conceive

Conceiving Quotations

I am incapable of conceiving infinity, and yet I do not accept finity.
Simone de Beauvoir

Original sin is that thing about man which makes him capable of conceiving of his own perfection and incapable of achieving it.
Reinhold Niebuhr

I hold that the mark of a genuine idea is that its possibility can be proved, either a priori by conceiving its cause or reason, or a posteriori when experience teaches us that it is in fact in nature.
Gottfried Leibniz

Awareness of universals is called conceiving, and a universal of which we are aware is called a concept.
Bertrand Russell

Imagine if the dinosaurs had tried picturing the rulers of their planet 100 million years hence. They'd undoubtedly envision these creatures as... dinosaurs! Conceiving of aliens as polished versions of ourselves is appealing, but unconvincing.
Seth Shostak
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Conceiving Translations

conceiving in French is concevant
conceiving in German is ersinnend

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