- The definition of conceptual is something having to do with the mind, or with mental concepts or philosophical or imaginary ideas.
An example of conceptual is when you formulate an abstract philosophy to explain the world which cannot be proven or seen.
Origin of conceptualMedieval Latin conceptualis
- Of or relating to concepts or mental conception: conceptual discussions that antedated development of the new product.
- Of or relating to conceptualism.
Origin of conceptualMedieval Latin conceptuālis, from Late Latin conceptus, a thought; see concept.
(comparative more conceptual, superlative most conceptual)