What does creativity mean?

Definitions for creativity
ˌkri eɪˈtɪv ɪ ti, ˌkri ə-cre·ativ·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. creativity, creativeness, creative thinking(noun)

    the ability to create

Wiktionary

  1. creativity(Noun)

    The quality or ability to create or invent something.

    His creativity is unsurpassed by his fellow students in the art class.

Freebase

  1. Creativity

    Creativity refers to the phenomenon whereby something new is created which has some kind of subjective value. It is also the qualitative impetus behind any given act of creation, and it is generally perceived to be associated with intelligence and cognition. The range of scholarly interest in creativity includes a multitude of definitions and approaches involving several disciplines; psychology, cognitive science, education, philosophy, technology, theology, sociology, linguistics, business studies, and economics, taking in the relationship between creativity and general intelligence, mental and neurological processes associated with creativity, the relationships between personality type and creative ability and between creativity and mental health, the potential for fostering creativity through education and training, especially as augmented by technology, and the application of creative resources to improve the effectiveness of learning and teaching processes.

Editors Contribution

  1. creativity

    The ability to use our mind and imagination to create.

    Their combined creativity was a gift they both loved to share, their love for each other was part of that gift.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 19, 2020  

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How to say creativity in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of creativity in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of creativity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of creativity in a Sentence

  1. Pablo Picasso:

    Good taste is the enemy of creativity

  2. Cheryl Henson:

    This is a celebration of creativity, it's not just one man. He collaborated with so many creative people. He really appreciated what they brought to the mix.

  3. Lou Dorfsman:

    Creativity is essentially a lonely art. An even lonelier struggle. To some a blessing. To others a curse. It is in reality the ability to reach inside yourself and drag forth from your very soul an idea.

  4. Jeff Bezos:

    We've seen huge contributions from our employees [ and ] extraordinary creativity from the small businesses we've partnered with, we're excited about what lies ahead.

  5. I Ching:

    Creativity comes from awakening and directing men's higher natures, which originate in the primal depths of the universe and are appointed by Heaven.

Images & Illustrations of creativity

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