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innovative

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adjective in·no·va·tive \ˈi-nə-ˌvā-tiv\

Simple Definition of innovative

  • : introducing or using new ideas or methods

  • : having new ideas about how something can be done

Full Definition of innovative

  1. :  characterized by, tending to, or introducing innovations

in·no·va·tive·ly adverb
in·no·va·tive·ness noun


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