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Contrive (IPA: /kənˈtɹaɪv/)

Contrive (v. t.)

To form by an exercise of ingenuity; to devise; to invent; to design; to plan.

Contrive (v. i.)

To make devices; to form designs; to plan; to scheme; to plot.

Contrive Synonyms

Devise, Forge, Formulate, Invent, Excogitate

Contrive Synonyms

Plan, Project, Design

Contrive Synonyms

Throw, Project, Cast

Contrive Rhymes

Clive, Clyve, Dive, Dr, Dr., Drive, Five, Hive, I've, Jive, Live, Shive, Strive, Thrive, Vive

Alive, Arrive, C5, Connive, Contrive, Deprive, Derive, M5, Revive, Survive

Spanish Translation

Contrive in Spanish is Idear

Tagalog Translation

Contrive in Tagalog is Gumawa

Example Sentence (Quote)

"If a book come from the heart, it will contrive to reach other hearts; all art and authorcraft are of small amount to that." - Books

Example Sentence (Quote)

"In general those who nothing have to say Contrive to spend the longest time in doing it." - Speech

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