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1. Having the ability or power to create: Human beings are creative animals.
2. Productive; creating.
3. Characterized by originality and expressiveness; imaginative: creative writing.
One who displays productive originality: the creatives in the advertising department.

cre·a′tive·ly adv.
cre′a·tiv′i·ty (-ĭ-tē), cre·a′tive·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.creativeness - the ability to createcreativeness - the ability to create    
ability, power - possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done; "danger heightened his powers of discrimination"
fecundity, fruitfulness - the intellectual productivity of a creative imagination
flight - passing above and beyond ordinary bounds; "a flight of fancy"; "flights of rhetoric"; "flights of imagination"
wizardry, genius - exceptional creative ability
imagination, imaginativeness, vision - the formation of a mental image of something that is not perceived as real and is not present to the senses; "popular imagination created a world of demons"; "imagination reveals what the world could be"
invention, excogitation, innovation, conception, design - the creation of something in the mind
cleverness, ingeniousness, ingenuity, inventiveness - the power of creative imagination
divergent thinking, out-of-the-box thinking - thinking that moves away in diverging directions so as to involve a variety of aspects and which sometimes lead to novel ideas and solutions; associated with creativity
uncreativeness - a lack of creativity


إبداعيّه، خَلْق، فَنِّيَّـه
tvůrčí schopnost
sköpunargleîi; hugvitssemi
tvorivá sila


, creativity
nschöpferische Begabung or Kraft; (of person also, of approach, attitude)Kreativität f


(kriˈeit) verb
1. to cause to exist; to make. How was the earth created?; The circus created great excitement.
2. to give (a rank etc to). Sir John was created a knight in 1958.
creˈation noun
1. the act of creating. the creation of the world.
2. something created. The dress designer is showing his latest creations.
creˈative (-tiv) adjective
having or showing the power and imagination to create. a creative dress-designer.
creˈatively adverb
creˈativeness noun
ˌcreaˈtivity (kriːə-) noun
creˈator noun
a person who creates.
the Creator
References in classic literature ?
There is some unsuffusing thing beyond thee, thou clear spirit, to whom all thy eternity is but time, all thy creativeness mechanical.
Three of the nine winning entries were awarded with Platinum Awards for their excellence in quality, creativeness and resourcefulness, including Faces + Places (summer issue) owner magazine in the association category, and Destinations (July 2015) owner magazine in the e-magazine category.
November 10, 2015 (WAU) -- Authorities in South Sudan's Western Bahr el Ghazal state announced on Tuesday the launch of it's weekly art and cultural activities, allowing artists and young writers to collectively share their creativeness and experiences.
Williams stated, "This confirms diversity in the scholarly and qualified community, fuels novelty and creativeness which in return is a gateway to a better tomorrow.
Commenced Thursday here under the motto of " Higher Education; Governance, Creativeness and Operation," the conference discusses a number of topics like Sciences and Creativeness' Atlas in Islamic World and Guiding Document Project to build knowledge economies in the country members of the Islamic Education, Sciences and Culture Organization (ISESCO).
Neither becoming a parody of his past self nor endlessly seeking self-consciously new images, instead he took his creativeness and perfectionism into fresh fields.
The visit coincided with the store's birthday and the celebrity chef showed off his culinary creativeness with a live cookery show before signing copies of his book, Great British Dinners.
So much so that someone they knew took the time to tell the world about their extraordinary dedication, creativeness and caring.
If so, I advise them not to contemplate entering the next series of Alan Sugar's The Apprentice because if this pathetic advert is an example of their creativeness, they would not get past the first week.
She provides assistance to help education leaders understand the issues in education systems that impede the growth of creativeness, and how effective leaders can encourage creativity among both staff and students.
The gallery is the only one of its kind that gives people with mental health problems the chance to share their creativeness with the rest of the world and opens up the issue of mental health to the wider public, breaking down myths and barriers.
The illustrations are captivating and they show how the workshops the children attended have brought out their creativeness.