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English definition of “ingenious”

ingenious

adjective uk   /ɪnˈdʒiː.ni.əs/ us  
(of a person) very intelligent and skilful, or (of a thing) skilfully made or planned and involving new ideas and methods: an ingenious idea/method/solution Johnny is so ingenious - he can make the most remarkable sculptures from the most ordinary materials.IntelligencePerceptive
ingeniously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
The umbrella was ingeniously devised to fold up into your pocket.IntelligencePerceptive
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