Meaning of “innovate” in the English Dictionary

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

"innovate" in American English

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innovateverb [ I ]


to introduce changes and new ideas:

The fashion industry is always desperate to innovate.
noun [ C ] /ˈɪn·əˌveɪ·t̬ər/

A fearless innovator, Ives liked to play music simultaneously in different meters and keys.

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"innovate" in Business English

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innovateverb [ I ]

/ˈɪnəveɪt/ uk us

to develop a new design, product, idea, etc.:

The market leader's proven ability to innovate provides a key attraction for shareholders.

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

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