creativity

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noun cre·a·tiv·i·ty \ˌkrē-(ˌ)ā-ˈti-və-tē, ˌkrē-ə-\

Definition of creativity

  1. 1 :  the quality of being creative

  2. 2 :  the ability to create <her artistic creativity>

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>

Origin and Etymology of creativity

see 1create


First Known Use: 1875


CREATIVITY Defined for English Language Learners

creativity

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noun cre·a·tiv·i·ty \ˌkrē-(ˌ)ā-ˈti-və-tē, ˌkrē-ə-\

Definition of creativity for English Language Learners

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



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