creativity

noun cre·a·tiv·i·ty \ ˌkrē-(ˌ)ā-ˈti-və-tē , ˌkrē-ə- \
Updated on: 1 Dec 2017

Definition of creativity

1 : the ability to create
  • her artistic creativity
2 : the quality of being creative

Examples of creativity in a Sentence

  1. her intelligence and artistic creativity

  2. the arts and crafts fair showed the remarkable creativity of local artists and artisans

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Origin and Etymology of creativity


CREATIVITY Defined for English Language Learners

creativity

noun

Definition of creativity for English Language Learners

  • : the ability to make new things or think of new ideas



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