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creativeadjective [not gradable]

us   /kriˈeɪ·t̬ɪv/
producing or using original and unusual ideas: a creative designer/person creative talents
creatively
adverb [not gradable] us   /kriˈeɪ·t̬ɪv·li/
(Definition of creative from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"creative" in British English

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creativeadjective

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

creativenoun [C]

uk   /kriˈeɪ.tɪv/ us   /kriˈeɪ.t̬ɪv/
(Definition of creative from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"creative" in Business English

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creativeadjective

uk   /kriˈeɪtɪv/ us  
producing or using original and unusual ideas: creative artist/designer/person We attract creative people who want to get involved in building companies up.creative ability/potential/talent Every member of the organization has creative potential. We felt that it was a creative solution to a difficult problem.
creatively
adverb
Working in a cutting-edge environment makes us think more creatively.
creativity
noun [U]
The organization celebrates and rewards creativity in its staff.

creativenoun [C]

uk   /kriˈeɪtɪv/ us  
informal a person whose job is to suggest new ideas or design, draw, or write things: The company has a team of 10 creatives working on the project.
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(Definition of creative from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “creative”
in Arabic مُبْدِع…
in Korean 창의적인…
in Portuguese criativo…
in Catalan creatiu, innovador…
in Japanese 独創的な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有创造力的, 创造性的, 有创意的…
in Turkish yaratıcı…
in Russian творческий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有創造力的, 創造性的, 有創意的…
in Italian creativo…
in Polish twórczy…
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