Examples of invent in a Sentence
Thomas Edison invented the phonograph.
She is credited with inventing a procedure that has helped to save thousands of lives.
She invented a clever excuse.
We found out that he had invented the stories he told us about his military service.
Recent Examples of invent from the Web
Some of the best lessons in life were invented by Spice Girls songs.
Drew Ann Long invented Caroline’s Cart in honor of her special needs daughter who was diagnosed with Rett syndrome as a child.
Her current account was invented several years later in connection with her first of several groundless litigations against Peyton.
Justin Rietema of Oakland Park and Doug Schultz of Coconut Creek invented the Human Bobber line of multipurpose personal flotation devices.
It was invented by an anonymous cryptographer using the moniker Tom Elvis Jedusor, the birth name of Voldemort in the French Harry Potter books.
The endoscope was invented by UW’s Dr. Eric Siebel and a team of researchers.
Harvey has already invented a new category for hurricane damage.
But, there's a new shade in town: millennial pink chocolate has just been invented.
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Synonymsconcoct, construct, contrive, cook (up), devise, drum up, excogitate, fabricate, make up, manufacture, think (up), trump up, vamp (up), come up with
Related Wordscoin, design, hatch, produce; daydream, dream, fantasize; conceive, envisage, envision, imagine, picture, vision, visualize; ad-lib, extemporize, improvise
Near Antonymsclone, copy, copycat, duplicate, imitate, mimic, reduplicate, replicate, reproduce
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