Definitions for conceptualkənˈsɛp tʃu əl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word conceptual

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

con•cep•tu•alkənˈsɛp tʃu əl(adj.)

  1. pertaining to concepts or to the forming of concepts.

Origin of conceptual:

1655–65; < ML conceptuālis. See conceptus , -al1

con•cep′tu•al•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conceptual(adj)

    being or characterized by concepts or their formation

    "conceptual discussions"; "the schizophrenic loses ability to abstract or do conceptual thinking"; "sex is a notional category, gender is a grammatical category"

Wiktionary

  1. conceptual(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to concepts or mental conception; existing in the imagination

    We defined a conceptual model before designing the real thing.

  2. conceptual(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to conceptualism

  3. Origin: From conceptualis, from conceptus, perfect passive participle of concipio; see concept and -al.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conceptual(adj)

    pertaining to conception

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'conceptual' in Adjectives Frequency: #1031


Translations for conceptual

Translation

Find a translation for the conceptual definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these conceptual definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"conceptual." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 22 Nov. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/conceptual>.

Are we missing a good definition for conceptual?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for conceptual: