Synonyms of invent in English:

invent


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verb

1‘Louis Braille invented an alphabet to help blind people’

SYNONYMS

originate, create, innovate, design, devise, contrive, formulate, develop

conceive, think up, come up with, hit on, mastermind, pioneer

discover, find

coin, mint

informal dream up

2‘he admitted that they invented the story for a laugh’

SYNONYMS

make up, fabricate, concoct, hatch, dream up, trump up, manufacture

informal cook up