ingenuity ingenuity  /ɪn dʒə ˈnu ə ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the power of creative imagination
  2. (n) the property of being ingenious

Usage(s):

  1. Sometimes all it takes is a little ingenuity.
  2. Sometimes all it takes is a little ingenuity.
  3. And we must turn all the brilliance and ingenuity of America loose in the search for alternative energy sources -- from cleaner coal and wind power to biofuels and solar.

News

  1. Sampling in Style: From Amber Ale to Weizenbock, Brewers Feature Wide Array of Craft Beers at SAVOR 2013

    The American craft brewing community is renowned for its ingenuity and versatility in producing an expansive range of delicious beers. This inclination towards creativity was reflected in the wide variety of beer styles served on June 14 and 15 at the sixth annual SAVORSM: An American Craft Beer & Food Experience, presented by the Brewers Association .
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Ingenuity looking for a few good bands

    Is your band interested in playing Ingenuity? You can apply to play this year's festival through Sonicbids. Sonicbids is the leading matchmaking site for emerging bands and music promoters.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Cleveland Scene

  3. Ingenuity Announces Significant Global Uptake of Variant Analysis Solution for Next-Generation Sequencing

    Ingenuity® Systems, a QIAGEN company and a leading provider of biomedical information and analysis solutions, today announced that to date more than 2
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I further propose we inspire the ingenuity and resolve of the American people," Mr. McCain said, "by offering a $300 million prize for the development of a battery package that has the size, capacity, cost and power to leapfrog the...
    on Jun 24, 2008 By: John McCain Source: New York Times

  2. Speaking to reporters in Ottawa, the smiling governor general-to-be spoke about his prior career in academia, which gave him "the good fortune to witness Canadians' creativity and ingenuity, our strong ties to our communities:as well as our...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: David Johnston Source: CTV.ca

  3. "My weapon on the tennis court is and always was one single thing: the game, the ingenuity on court," Hingis said. "And for this style of tennis, there is only one performance enhancer - the love of the game."
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: Martina Hingis Source: USA Today

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