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inventive

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adjective in·ven·tive \in-ˈven-tiv\

Simple Definition of inventive

  • : having or showing an ability to think of new ideas and methods : creative or imaginative

Full Definition of inventive

  1. 1 :  adept or prolific at producing inventions :  creative <an inventive mind>

  2. 2 :  characterized by invention <an inventive method>

in·ven·tive·ly adverb
in·ven·tive·ness noun

Examples of inventive

  1. They have given their new company an inventive name.

  2. <inventive ways to use leftovers>



15th Century

First Known Use of inventive

15th century



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