Meaning of CONCEPTION in English


n.1 the act or an instance of conceiving; the process of being conceived.

2 an idea or plan, esp. as being new or daring (the whole conception showed originality).

Phrases and idioms:

no conception of an inability to imagine.


conceptional adj.

Etymology: ME f. OF f. L conceptio -onis (as concept)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.