What does creation mean?

Definitions for creation
kriˈeɪ ʃəncre·ation

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. creation, creative activity(noun)

    the human act of creating

  2. creation(noun)

    an artifact that has been brought into existence by someone

  3. creation, conception(noun)

    the event that occurred at the beginning of something

    "from its creation the plan was doomed to failure"

  4. initiation, founding, foundation, institution, origination, creation, innovation, introduction, instauration(noun)

    the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new

    "she looked forward to her initiation as an adult"; "the foundation of a new scientific society"

  5. Creation(noun)

    (theology) God's act of bringing the universe into existence

  6. universe, existence, creation, world, cosmos, macrocosm(noun)

    everything that exists anywhere

    "they study the evolution of the universe"; "the biggest tree in existence"

Wiktionary

  1. creation(Noun)

    An invention, artwork, etc.

    I think the manufacturer was so ashamed of its creation that it didn't put its name on it!

    Etymology: From création, from creatio, creationis.

  2. creation(Noun)

    The act of creating something.

    The restructure resulted in the creation of a number of shared services.

    Etymology: From création, from creatio, creationis.

  3. creation(Noun)

    All which exists.

    Let us pray to Christ, the King of all creation.

    Etymology: From création, from creatio, creationis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Creation(noun)

    the act of creating or causing to exist. Specifically, the act of bringing the universe or this world into existence

    Etymology: [L. creatio: cf. F. cration. See Create.]

  2. Creation(noun)

    that which is created; that which is produced or caused to exist, as the world or some original work of art or of the imagination; nature

    Etymology: [L. creatio: cf. F. cration. See Create.]

  3. Creation(noun)

    the act of constituting or investing with a new character; appointment; formation

    Etymology: [L. creatio: cf. F. cration. See Create.]

Editors Contribution

  1. creation

    The act and process of creating.

    Creation is a gift we must use to benefit society, community and nations as a whole.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 13, 2020  
  2. creation

    To use the ability, action, power, unity and authority we have in our mind, soul, spirit, conscience and consciousness to create easily, ethically, efficiently and effectively at superluminal speed what we choose in order of the priority of optimum health, human rights, right to life, civil rights and ethical, fair, just and moral redistribution of income, wealth and resources for the shared prosperity of all citizens of the world to ensure a balanced and moderate level.

    We use our divine ability, unity, passion and motivation to create optimum health, human rights, right to life, civil rights and shared and balanced prosperity for all on planet earth.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 9, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'creation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2136

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'creation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4384

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'creation' in Nouns Frequency: #924

Anagrams for creation »

  1. actioner, anticore, reaction, reäction

  2. Actioner

  3. Anticore

  4. Reaction

How to pronounce creation?

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How to say creation in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of creation in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of creation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of creation in a Sentence

  1. Chuck Grassley:

    Mr. Simpson’s company, Fusion GPS, is the same firm that oversaw the creation of the unverified Trump Dossier, it is vital for the Committee to fully understand Fusion’s failure to register under FARA and its role in the creating and spreading of the dossier.

  2. Anastasia Amoroso:

    If there's credit creation then chances are there is jobs creation and therefore earnings creation, it is very good for stocks, absolutely.

  3. Bill Schuette:

    Today's ruling is a victory for family budgets and job creation in Michigan, the court agreed that we can and must find a constructive balance in protecting the environment and continuing Michigan's economic comeback.

  4. Justin Richards:

    We don’t just teach them how to do one thing and how to use the product, we are really trying as a product to teach them how they can explore and how this is just the start of years potentially of digital creation before they get to college.

  5. Kurtis Cooper:

    Both the United States and Israel support the creation of a WMD-free zone in the Middle East.

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