Definitions for imaginativeɪˈmædʒ ə nə tɪv, -ˌneɪ tɪv

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word imaginative

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

im•ag•i•na•tiveɪˈmædʒ ə nə tɪv, -ˌneɪ tɪv(adj.)

  1. characterized by imagination.

  2. of, pertaining to, or concerned with imagination.

  3. given to imagining.

  4. having exceptional powers of imagination.

  5. fanciful.

i•mag′i•na•tive•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. imaginative, inventive(adj)

    (used of persons or artifacts) marked by independence and creativity in thought or action

    "an imaginative use of material"; "the invention of the knitting frame by another ingenious English clergyman"- Lewis Mumford; "an ingenious device"; "had an inventive turn of mind"; "inventive ceramics"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. imaginative(adjective)ɪˈmædʒ ə nə tɪv, -ˌneɪ tɪv

    making use of creative thinking

    an imaginative use of technology

  2. imaginativeɪˈmædʒ ə nə tɪv, -ˌneɪ tɪv

    able to think of ideas and be creative

    an imaginative writer

Wiktionary

  1. imaginative(Adjective)

    having a lively or creative imagination

  2. imaginative(Adjective)

    tending to be fanciful or inventive

  3. imaginative(Adjective)

    false or imagined

Webster Dictionary

  1. Imaginative(adj)

    proceeding from, and characterized by, the imagination, generally in the highest sense of the word

  2. Imaginative(adj)

    given to imagining; full of images, fancies, etc.; having a quick imagination; conceptive; creative

  3. Imaginative(adj)

    unreasonably suspicious; jealous

Freebase

  1. Imaginative

    Imaginative is the second full-length album by Swedish progressive rock band Waterclime. It was released on 19 October 2007 and produced, mixed and mastered by Mr V at Waves Studios in 2007.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'imaginative' in Adjectives Frequency: #1010


Translations for imaginative

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

imaginative(adjective)

(negative unimaginative ) having, or created with, imagination

an imaginative writer; This essay is interesting and imaginative.

Get even more translations for imaginative »

Translation

Find a translation for the imaginative definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these imaginative definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"imaginative." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 28 Aug. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/imaginative>.

Are we missing a good definition for imaginative?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for imaginative: