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devise

verb

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to create or think of by clever use of the imagination
  • she quickly devised a new scheme when the first one failed

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The first known use of devise was in the 13th century

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“Devise.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/devise. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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