What does innovative mean?

Definitions for innovativeˈɪn əˌveɪ tɪv

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word innovative.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. advanced, forward-looking, innovative, modern(adj)

    ahead of the times

    "the advanced teaching methods"; "had advanced views on the subject"; "a forward-looking corporation"; "is British industry innovative enough?"

  2. innovative, innovational, groundbreaking(adj)

    being or producing something like nothing done or experienced or created before

    "stylistically innovative works"; "innovative members of the artistic community"; "a mind so innovational, so original"

Wiktionary

  1. innovative(Adjective)

    Characterized by the creation of new ideas or things

  2. innovative(Adjective)

    Forward looking; ahead of current thinking

Webster Dictionary

  1. Innovative(adj)

    characterized by, or introducing, innovations

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'innovative' in Adjectives Frequency: #1029

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of innovative in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of innovative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Woody Allen:

    If you're not failing every now and again, it's a sign you're not doing anything very innovative.

  2. Robert Reich:

    A leader is someone who steps back from the entire system and tries to build a more collaborative, more innovative system that will work over the long term.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Creativity and Innovation emerge out of one's love for life. You must be in love with life in order to be creative and innovative, so that you can enhance the beauty, elegance and grace of life.

  4. Jon Wiehoff:

    Freightquote is a high quality, innovative, growth company that brings a proven model serving smaller businesses, its proprietary e-commerce technology allows shippers to easily access competitive rates.

  5. Tom Caldwell:

    Jos is a smart guy, he's going to innovate and he's going to come up with innovative ways to increase Neo's market share, price is one way. I'm not convinced it will be a world beater for Neo, but it sure is innovative.

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