: to bring into existence
- … God created the heaven and the earth.
- —Genesis 1:1 (King James Version)
: to invest with a new form, office, or rank
- She was created a lieutenant.
: to produce or bring about by a course of action or behavior
- Her arrival created a terrible fuss.
: to produce through imaginative skill
: to make or bring into existence something new
- an artist who is good at imitating but not at creating
: to set up a scoring opportunity in basketball