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creative

adjective uk   /kriˈeɪ.tɪv/ us    /-t̬ɪv/
creatively
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
creativity
noun [U] uk   /ˌkriː.eɪˈtɪv.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ˈt̬ɪv.ə.t̬i/ (also creativeness,   /-nəs/   )
B2 Too many rules might deaden creativity. Creativity, ingenuity, and flair are the songwriter's real talents.

creative

noun [C] uk   /kriˈeɪ.tɪv/ us    /-t̬ɪv/
an employee whose imagination and artistic skills are very important for a company: Several leading creatives are involved in the advertising campaign.
(Definition of creative from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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