creative: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (krē-ā'tiv), [key]
— adj.
  1. having the quality or power of creating.
  2. resulting from originality of thought, expression, etc.; imaginative: creative writing.
  3. originative; productive (usually fol. by of&hasp;).
  4. using or creating exaggerated or skewed data, information, etc.: creative bookkeeping.
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