creator


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

cre·a·tor

 (krē-ā′tər)
n.
1. One that creates: the creator of a new television series; a born creator of trouble.
2. Creator God. Used with the.

creator

(kriːˈeɪtə)
n
a person or thing that creates; originator
creˈatorˌship n
creˈatress, creˈatrix fem n

Creator

(kriːˈeɪtə)
n
(Theology) the Creator an epithet of God

cre•a•tor

(kriˈeɪ tər)

n.
1. a person or thing that creates.
2. the Creator, God.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.creator - terms referring to the Judeo-Christian GodCreator - terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
Blessed Trinity, Holy Trinity, Sacred Trinity, Trinity - the union of the Father and Son and Holy Ghost in one Godhead
hypostasis of Christ, hypostasis - any of the three persons of the Godhead constituting the Trinity especially the person of Christ in which divine and human natures are united
2.creator - a person who grows or makes or invents things
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
architect, designer - someone who creates plans to be used in making something (such as buildings)
artist, creative person - a person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination
builder - a person who creates a business or who organizes and develops a country; "empire builder"
choreographer - someone who creates new dances
clothes designer, couturier, fashion designer, designer - someone who designs clothing
crafter, craftsman - a creator of great skill in the manual arts; "the jewelry was made by internationally famous craftsmen"
developer - someone who develops real estate (especially someone who prepares a site for residential or commercial use)
fantasist - a creator of fantasies
farmer, granger, husbandman, sodbuster - a person who operates a farm
artificer, discoverer, inventor - someone who is the first to think of or make something
maker, shaper - a person who makes things
modeler, modeller - a person who creates models
conceiver, mastermind, originator - someone who creates new things
producer - someone who finds financing for and supervises the making and presentation of a show (play or film or program or similar work)

creator

noun
1. maker, father, author, framer, designer, architect, inventor, originator, initiator, begetter George Lucas, the creator of the Star Wars films
2. (usually with cap.) God, Maker This was the first object placed in the heavens by the Creator.

creator

noun
1. One that creates, founds, or originates:
2. A person instrumental in the growth of something, especially in its early stages:
Translations
خالِق، مُبْدِع
tvůrcestvořitel
skaber
luoja
stvarateljstvarateljicatvorac
skapari, höfundur
creator
tvorca
ustvarjalec
skapare

creator

[krɪˈeɪtəʳ] Ncreador(a) m/f
the Creator (Rel) → el Creador

creator

[kriˈeɪtər] ncréateur/trice m/f
the creator of → le créateur de(la)/trice
the Creator (= God) → le Créateur

creator

nSchöpfer(in) m(f)

creator

[krɪˈeɪtəʳ] ncreatore/trice

create

(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
God.
References in classic literature ?
Shimerda's soul will come to its Creator as well off without a priest.
During the time Uncas was making this disposition of his forces, the woods were as still, and, with the exception of those who had met in council, apparently as much untenanted as when they came fresh from the hands of their Almighty Creator.
For, if we deem it otherwise, do we not hereby say that the Heavenly Father, the creator of all flesh, hath lightly recognised a deed of sin, and made of no account the distinction between unhallowed lust and holy love?
Member yer Creator in the days o' yer youth, Mas'r George.
He was expecting to be a sort of hero--the creator of a wild panic--and here everybody sat and smiled a mocking smile, and an old woman made fun of his bugbear.
With this, two of the constables pulled out their shining pistols, and swore, by their Creator, that they would make him cross his hands or kill him.
We are, and must be, one and all, burdened with faults in this world: but the time will soon come when, I trust, we shall put them off in putting off our corruptible bodies; when debasement and sin will fall from us with this cumbrous frame of flesh, and only the spark of the spirit will remain,--the impalpable principle of light and thought, pure as when it left the Creator to inspire the creature: whence it came it will return; perhaps again to be communicated to some being higher than man--perhaps to pass through gradations of glory, from the pale human soul to brighten to the seraph
Let him forsake a decent craft that he may pursue the gentilities of a profession to which nature never called him, and his religion will infallibly be the worship of blessed Chance, which he will believe in as the mighty creator of success.
It is such contradictions between the purposes and performance of the Creator that make life--life; you'll never see her again, so make your mind easy--"
But not only is he a darling and alive and credible but his creator has also managed to invest everybody else in the book with the same kind of life.
Say first, for Heav'n hides nothing from thy view Nor the deep Tract of Hell, say first what cause Mov'd our Grand Parents in that happy State, Favour'd of Heav'n so highly, to fall off From their Creator, and transgress his Will For one restraint, Lords of the World besides?
Consider, Mighty Creator of all things, the differences between Sindbad's life and mine.