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devise -- as in: devise a plan
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The Awakening
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  • He meant to stop at the wedding on his way to New York and endeavor by every means which money and love could devise to atone somewhat for Edna’s incomprehensible action.

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  • She plans to devise something to launch water balloons.
  • devise a plan to take over the director’s office

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