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Definition of inventive adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    inventive

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ɪnˈvɛntɪv//
     
     
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  1. 1(especially of people) able to think of new and interesting ideas synonym imaginative She has a highly inventive mind.
  2. 2(of ideas) new and interesting This is a courageous and inventive piece of film-making.
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adverb
inventiveness
 
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noun [uncountable] the inventiveness of modern advertising
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