Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 06/25/18 Excogitate

Excogitate (verb)
excogitate [eks-koj-i-teyt]

verb (used with object), ex·cog·i·tat·ed, ex·cog·i·tat·ing.
1. to think out; devise; invent.
2. to study intently and carefully in order to grasp or comprehend fully.

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Origin: 1520–30; < Latin excōgitātus past participle of excōgitāre. to devise, invent, think out. See ex-, cogitate

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