Definition of CONCEITS

noun : CONCEITS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) an elaborate poetic image or a far-fetched comparison of very dissimilar things ;

  • 3. (

    ) a witty or ingenious turn of phrase; "he could always come up with some inspired off-the-wall conceit" ;

  • 4. (

    ) an artistic device or effect; "the architect's brilliant conceit was to build the house around the tree" ;


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