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contrive

verb [T]     /kənˈtraɪv/
to arrange a situation or event, or arrange for something to happen, using clever planning 巧妙安排;謀劃,策劃 Couldn't you contrive a meeting between them? I think they'd be ideally suited. 你不能為他們安排一次會面嗎?我想他們倆會挺配的。 [+ to infinitive] Somehow she contrived to get tickets for the concert. 她不知透過甚麽方式得到了音樂會的門票。 Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
to invent and/or make a device or other object in a clever and possibly unusual way 設計;發明;創造 Do you think you could contrive something for hanging my clothes on until I can get a wardrobe? 你能設計個東西讓我在買到衣櫃前掛衣服嗎? Inventing, designing and innovationCreating and producing
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