Translation of "devise" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈvaɪz/ us

A to invent a plan, system, object, etc., usually using your intelligence or imagination

idear, inventar
He’s good at devising language games that you can play with students in class.
The cartoon characters Snoopy and Charlie Brown were devised by Charles M. Schultz.

(Translation of “devise” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /diˈvaiz/

to invent; to put together

concebir, inventar, tramar, maquinar
A new scheme was hurriedly devised.

(Translation of “devise” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)