think up

Definitions of think up
  1. verb
    devise or invent
    “He thought up a plan to get rich quickly”
    synonyms: concoct, dream up, hatch, think of
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    idealise, idealize
    form ideals
    cook up, fabricate, invent, make up, manufacture
    make up something artificial or untrue
    mythologise, mythologize
    construct a myth
    unconsciously replace fact with fantasy in one's memory
    concoct, trump up
    make up a story
    vamp, vamp up
    make up
    type of:
    create by mental act, create mentally
    create mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands
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