Example sentences for: devising

How can you use “devising” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Duchamp worked for more than 12 years on the "Large Glass," devising pet names for its idiosyncratic imagery and writing detailed, incomprehensible notes.

  • The episode illustrates, says the Journal , the perils of devising marketing plans for movies before they're made.

  • Good reviews for David Cronenberg's virtual reality flick that covers the same ground as the more popular The Matrix . Jennifer Jason Leigh stars as a video game designer who hides in a game of her own devising.

  • But where the connection is understood, scientists are devising gene therapies that aim to eliminate disease by introducing healthy genes (isolated and reproduced in the laboratory) to compensate for the defective ones.

  • W. C. Fields fooled the Production Code with imprecations of his own devising, such as “Godfrey Daniel!”

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