Sentence Examples


  • "I can't even conceive how monumental this is," my wife said.
  • But, in attempting to make this conception quite clear and thinkable, we are forced to represent the connexion of things as a universal substance, the essence of which we conceive as a system of laws which underlies everything and in its own self connects everything, but imperceptible, and known to us merely through the impressions it produces on us, which we call things.
  • Conceive a beam of plane polarized light to move among a number of particles, all small compared with any of the wavelengths.
  • For this exercise of the primacy as for the others, we must conceive of the pope and the episcopate united to him as a continuation of the Apostolic College and its head Peter.
  • It is said that he contemplated the conquest of India and that he was the first to conceive the idea of the Suez Canal.

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