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creative

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of creative

  1. 1 having the skill and imagination to create new things <Thomas Edison's status as perhaps America's greatest creative genius> Synonyms clever, imaginative, ingenious, innovational, innovative, innovatory, inventive, original, originative, Promethean Related Words gifted, inspired, talented; resourceful; fecund, fertile, fruitful, generative, germinal, productive, prolific Near Antonyms imitative, uninspired; infertile, unproductive; talentless Antonyms uncreative, unimaginative, uninventive, unoriginal

  2. 2 showing a noteworthy use of the imagination and creativity especially in inventing <always coming up with creative ways to use hamburger> Synonyms artful, clever, imaginative, ingenious, innovative, inventiveRelated Words adventurous, fresh, groundbreaking, novel, original, visionary; cleverish, gadgety, gimmicky; convenient, handy, neat, nifty, practical, useful; complex, sophisticated; adroit, deft, dexterous (also dextrous), expert, handsome, tricky; brainy, intelligent, sharp, smartNear Antonyms dull, pedantic, pedestrian, stodgy; assembly-line, canned, cookie-cutter, derivative, hackneyed, unoriginal; impractical, uselessAntonyms uncreative, unimaginative




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