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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

in•ven•tiveɪnˈvɛn tɪv(adj.)

  1. apt at inventing, devising, or contriving.

  2. apt at creating with the imagination.

  3. having the function of inventing.

  4. pertaining to, involving, or showing invention.

Origin of inventive:

1400–50; late ME < MF


Princeton's WordNet

  1. inventiveness, ingeniousness, ingenuity, cleverness(noun)

    the power of creative imagination


  1. inventiveness(Noun)

    The quality of being inventive; the faculty of inventing.

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