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Adjective
Created in a deliberate, rather than natural or spontaneous, way
Verb
Simple past tense for to create or think of by clever use of the imagination
“The real miracle, though, is that you could contrive a way to have a food crisis.”
Verb
Simple past tense for manage to do something foolish or create an undesirable situation
“Where other managements would somehow contrive to squeeze double the number of rooms within the same confines, they always seems to go in the opposite direction, as though trying to see how few rooms he can incorporate.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to engage in a secret plan to accomplish evil or unlawful ends
Verb
Past participle for to create or think of by clever use of the imagination
“The real miracle, though, is that you could contrive a way to have a food crisis.”
Verb
Past participle for manage to do something foolish or create an undesirable situation
“Where other managements would somehow contrive to squeeze double the number of rooms within the same confines, they always seems to go in the opposite direction, as though trying to see how few rooms he can incorporate.”
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