originative


orig·i·na·tive

adjective \ə-ˈri-jə-ˌnā-tiv, -nə-\

Definition of ORIGINATIVE

:  having ability to originate :  creative
orig·i·na·tive·ly adverb

Examples of ORIGINATIVE

  1. <an originative genius whose mark on postmodern architecture can be seen all over the globe>

First Known Use of ORIGINATIVE

1811

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