(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"
having a lively or creative imagination
tending to be fanciful or inventive
false or imagined
proceeding from, and characterized by, the imagination, generally in the highest sense of the word
given to imagining; full of images, fancies, etc.; having a quick imagination; conceptive; creative
unreasonably suspicious; jealous
Origin: [F. imaginatif.]
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.
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Rank popularity for the word 'imaginative' in Adjectives Frequency: #1010
The numerical value of imaginative in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of imaginative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Works of imagination should be written in very plain language the more purely imaginative they are the more necessary it is to be plain.
Thus far, that has been really easy for us with our lifestyle, he is like the most imaginative 9-month old on the planet. He reads books like you wouldn't believe.
This movie is a true classic and we will work hard to uphold the Disney and Pixar standard while giving our Navajo kids an engaging and imaginative way to learn their language.
Shouldn't someone tag Mr Kennedy's bold new imaginative program with its proper age Under the tousled boyish haircut is still old Karl Marx-first launched a century ago. There is nothing new in the idea of a government being Big Brother.
A string of excited, fugitive, miscellaneous pleasures is not happiness happiness resides in imaginative reflection and judgment, when the picture of one's life, or of human life, as it truly has been or is, satisfies the will, and is gladly accepted.
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- واسع الخيالArabic
- imaginatiuCatalan, Valencian
- kekseliäs, mielikuvituksellinen, keksittyFinnish
- imaginatif, imaginaireFrench
- mac-meanmnachScottish Gaelic
- obdarzony wyobraźniąPolish
- giàu tưởng tượngVietnamese
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