Meaning of “create” in the English Dictionary

"create" in English

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uk /kriˈeɪt/ us /kriˈeɪt/

create verb (MAKE)

B1 [ T ] to make something new, or invent something:

Charles Schulz created the characters "Snoopy" and "Charlie Brown".
The Bible says that God created the world.
He created a wonderful meal from very few ingredients.
It's important to create a good impression when you meet a new client.

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(Definition of “create” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"create" in American English

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createverb [ T ]

us /kriˈeɪt/

to cause something to exist, or to make something new or imaginative:

He created some of the most magnificent works of art ever made.
The new hotel is expected to create 200 jobs.

(Definition of “create” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"create" in Business English

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createverb [ T ]

uk /kriˈeɪt/ us

to make something exist:

create problems/responsibilities
create jobs/opportunities, etc. The new development will create hundreds of jobs in the area.
create money/wealth We'll help you create wealth using tried-and-tested investment strategies.

to make something new, especially to invent something:

In 1991, McCahill and his researchers created an easy way to navigate the internet and find information on it, known as 'Gopher'.

to form a new company, etc.:

There are strict guidelines to be followed when you are creating a new company.

(Definition of “create” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)