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conception

noun [C or U] (IDEA)
想法
 
 
/kənˈsep.ʃən/
an idea of what something or someone is like, or a basic understanding of a situation or a principle
观念;概念;见解;构想
People from different cultures have different conceptions of the world.
不同文化背景的人对世界持有不同的看法。
She has a conception of people as being basically good.
她认为人性本善。
I thought the book's writing was dreadful, and its conception (= the ideas on which it was based) even worse.
我认为这本书写得很差,其构思更是糟糕。
He has absolutely no conception of how a successful business should run.
他根本就不知道成功的企业应当如何经营。
Ideas, concepts and theories
(Definition of conception noun (IDEA) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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