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, 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.

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. Douglas Kenney:

    I mean, that's predictable, and states like California have certainly known this is coming. What can they do? Well, they can look to the other sources of supply, they can conserve water, they can look for creative deals ... it's not something that sneaks up on anyone.

  2. Mimi Kennedy:

    All of the leadership qualities Hillary has to lead Bernie has—except her gender—and one might say a roster of corporate and very wealthy supporters, and I don’t fault Hillary for that, but I think that’s why Bernie resonates. Hollywood, even the richest of us, probably began as creative artists and want equality.

  3. Katie Denis:

    There is always going to be a reason to put vacation off, but you need to prioritize that time, not only because your family needs you to, but also because it will make you a better employee, our research proves that HR managers agree that employees who take more vacation time are more productive, creative, and better performers.

  4. Constantin Stanislavski:

    In spite of my great admiration for individual splendid talents I do not accept the star system. Collective creative effort is the root of our kind of art. That requires ensemble acting and whoever mars that ensemble is committing a crime not only against his comrades but also against the very art of which he is the servant.

  5. Stuart Vevers:

    I still see myself as a designer but I am not sure many creative directors still do.

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