What does creative mean?

Definitions for creative
kriˈeɪ tɪvcre·ative

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. creative, originative(adj)

    having the ability or power to create

    "a creative imagination"

  2. creative(adj)

    promoting construction or creation

    "creative work"

Wiktionary

  1. creative(Noun)

    A person directly involved in a creative marketing process.

    He is a visionary creative.

  2. creative(Noun)

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

  3. creative(Adjective)

    Having the ability to create.

  4. creative(Adjective)

    Original, expressive and imaginative.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Creative(adj)

    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

How to pronounce creative?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say creative in sign language?

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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. Steve Jobs:

    I didn't see it then, but it turned out that getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again, less sure about everything. It freed me to enter one of the most creative periods of my life.

  2. George Bryan:

    The goal is really to use this to help our pro golf careers out, but at the same time we view this as a hobby, we both enjoy it, and when we do have an off week, it's good to get out minds off tournament golf and there's no better outlet to be creative than trying some trick shots out and seeing how far we can take it.

  3. Charlotte Brontë:

    But this I know; the writer who possesses the creative gift owns something of which he is not always master -- something that at times strangely wills and works for itself. If the result be attractive, the World will praise you, who little deserve praise; if it be repulsive, the same World will blame you, who almost as little deserve blame.

  4. Maxwell Maltz:

    When you see a thing clearly in your mind, your creative success mechanism within you takes over and does the job much better than you could do it by conscious effort or willpower.

  5. Giovanni Morassutti:

    For me personally, The Organic Creative Process helped me to discover what kind of actor I want to be; but this is a process that goes beyond acting. It actually revealed to me what I want to do in my life and that I have to work hard to make it real.”

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