What does creative mean?

Definitions for creative
kriˈeɪ tɪvcre·ative

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. creative, originativeadjective

    having the ability or power to create

    "a creative imagination"

  2. creativeadjective

    promoting construction or creation

    "creative work"

Wiktionary

  1. creativenoun

    A person directly involved in a creative marketing process.

    He is a visionary creative.

  2. creativenoun

    Artistic material used in advertising, e.g. photographs, drawings, or video.

  3. creativeadjective

    Having the ability to create.

  4. creativeadjective

    Original, expressive and imaginative.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Creativeadjective

    Etymology: from create.

    To trace the outgoings of the ancient of days in the first instance, and of his creative power, is a research too great for mortal enquiry. Robert South, Sermons.

    But come, ye generous minds, in whose wide thought,
    Of all his works, creative beauty burns
    With warmest beam. James Thomson, Spring.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Creativeadjective

    having the power to create; exerting the act of creation

Freebase

  1. Creative

    "Creative" was released in November 2008 as the third single from Leon Jackson's debut album Right Now. To promote the track Jackson appeared on the official BBC Children in Need 2008 show performing the song as a "exclusive" as this was the first time Jackson had performed the track. The song went onto debut at #94 on the UK Singles Charts.

Editors Contribution

  1. creative

    To have the ability and power to create.

    The creative process is easy, simple and valued.


    Submitted by MaryC on June 3, 2020  


  2. creative

    To use the mind to create.

    The children love to be creative at the table in the evenings, they use many things to be creative with.


    Submitted by MaryC on August 31, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'creative' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3787

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'creative' in Adjectives Frequency: #504

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of creative in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of creative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of creative in a Sentence

  1. Chase LeBlanc:

    I wish… All training depts. would become C.L.E.A.R. Creative, Learning, Evaluating & Applying Resources… as clarity is paramount to skill development.

  2. Paul Dergarabedian:

    Clearly, the pandemic caused the rule book to be thrown out the window and forced studios to get creative with their release strategies, and we are seeing, in real-time, the results of these various release models.

  3. Alain Wertheimer:

    Thanks to his creative genius, generosity and exceptional intuition, Karl Lagerfeld was ahead of his time, which widely contributed to the House of Chanel's success throughout the world.

  4. Scott Mills:

    The COVID-19 pandemic is savagely compounding the profound health and financial vulnerabilities many Black Americans face. Every day, there are new reports of how The COVID-19 pandemic is killing African Americans at much higher rates than other communities. bET is using all of our resources -- our capital, our media platforms, our relationships with the creative community, sponsors, businesses and charitable organizations to support our community in this time of crisis.

  5. Stephen Spencer:

    Our interests are aligned - our goal is the improvement of PREPA and therefore we welcome the introduction of any creative solutions that will benefit all PREPA stakeholders.

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    one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action
    • A. sesquipedalian
    • B. motile
    • C. commensal
    • D. lank

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