|keksiä englanniksi||devise fi, hit on fi, figure fi, contrive fi, give birth fi, make up fi|
: to devise an argument; to devise a machine, or a new system of writing
*: devising schemes to realize his ambitious views
*: Thus, the task of the linguist devising a grammar which models the linguistic competence of the fluent native speaker is to devise a finite set of rules which are capable of specifying how to form, interpret, and pronounce an infinite set of well-formed sentences.
*: I thought, devised, and Pallas heard my prayer.
*: For wisdom is most riches; fools therefore / They are which fortunes do by vows devise.
*: Fines upon devises were still exacted.
*: I dont know how I got to be so sour on life, but Im constantly in solitary confinement of my own devise, ...
: Thats the third guy that has hit on her tonight.
: Guys are hitting on them almost all the time.
: He hit on a great idea for improving the design.
: a figure in bronze; a figure cut in marble
*: a coin that bears the figure of an angel
: He cut a sorry figure standing there in the rain.
*: I made some figure there.
*: gentlemen of the best figure in the county
*: that he may live in figure and indulgence
*: Flowers have all exquisite figures.
: The muslin was of a pretty figure.
*: to represent the imagination under the figure of a wing
: I cant figure if hes telling the truth or lying.
*: If love, alas! be pain I bear, / No thought can figure, and no tongue declare.
*: The vaulty top of heaven / Figured quite oer with burning meteors.
*: As through a crystal glass the figured hours are seen.
*: whose white vestments figure innocence
*: In this the heaven figures some event.
*: Neither do thou imagine that I shall contrive aught against his life.
*: ...I cannot bear the idea of two young women traveling post by themselves. It is highly improper. You must contrive to send somebody.
: It was clear that she was about to give birth.
: She gave birth to a beautiful baby girl.
: Einstein gave birth to a famous equation relating energy to mass.
: ux|en|He can make up the time next week.
: ux|en|I plan to make up for my failed midterm.
: ux|en|Cuba took limited free market-oriented measures to alleviate severe shortages of food, consumer goods, and services to make up for the ending of Soviet subsidies.
: ux|en|He was a great storyteller and could make up a story on the spot.
: ux|en|I can make up a batch of stew in a few minutes, but it will take a few hours to cook.
: ux|en|Lets leave as soon I make up my face.
: ux|en|They fight a lot, but they always manage to make up.