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inventiveness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of inventiveness

  1. 1 the ability to form mental images of things that either are not physically present or have never been conceived or created by others the artist's fertile inventiveness allows her to put on canvas landscapes that have never been trod by mortal feet Synonyms of inventiveness contrivance, creativity, fancy, fantasy (also phantasy), ideation, imaginativeness, invention, imagination, originalityWords Related to inventiveness brainstorm, brainstorming, inspiration; fecundity, fertility; ingenuity, resourcefulness; versatility; chimera, daydream, delusion, dream, figment, hallucination, illusion, mind's eye, mirage, phantasm (also fantasm), pipe dream; envisaging, visualizationNear Antonyms of inventiveness literality, literalness

  2. 2 the skill and imagination to create new things the contention that, in order to prosper, cities must attract young, well-educated people of great inventiveness in both the arts and high technology Synonyms of inventiveness cleverness, creativeness, imagination, imaginativeness, ingeniousness, ingenuity, innovativeness, invention, creativity, originalityWords Related to inventiveness fecundity, fertility, fruitfulness, productiveness, productivity, prolificacy, prolificity, prolificness; capableness, resourcefulness; genius, giftedness, talent; fire, inspiration, museNear Antonyms of inventiveness dryness, dullness (also dulness)


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