inventive inventive  /ɪn ˈvɛn tɪv/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (used of persons or artifacts) marked by independence and creativity in thought or action

Usage(s):

  1. It has remained inventive, hungry and committed to social causes.
  2. It's remorselessly inventive, trying anything fast and sassy to keep you watching.
  3. It's a rare combination of textbook classicism and the inventive violence of modern one-day cricket.

News

  1. 'End' a freakishly gross, shockingly funny end-of-days horror comedy

    "This is the End" makes for an absurd, fantastic end-of-days thriller stuffed with so many jaw-dropping scenes that you may not be able to chew food for a while. In this breathlessly inventive, freakishly gross and shockingly funny ensemble comedy, an all-star cast shows no vanity or shame in unleashing often vulgar sequences erupting with quick wit and precision-executed physical comedy.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Daily Herald

  2. A4dable, A Value Added Website Service for Startups, Individuals & Blogshop Owners Launched by A Singapore Web Design ...

    Doctor Guru LLP, an inventive web design Singapore company launches a brand new service, A4dable, that helps young entrepreneurs to launch their online business quickly & efficiently at affordable cost with great value. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10818222.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Inventive Britten concert at S.F. Conservatory of Music

    Inventive Britten concert at S.F. Conservatory of Music Tuesday's inventive and enjoyable concert at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music - the second installment in clarinetist Brenden Guy's new concert series, Curious Flights - paid the composer a centennial tribute by rooting around through some of his more out-of-the-way back pages. (Had the piece come to completion, it would have joined ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Quotes

  1. "We're probably going to hand reels over in a way which probably happens with no other film," Luhrmann told the Sydney Morning Herald. "We have to be that inventive."
    on Oct 13, 2008 By: Baz Luhrmann Source: AFP

  2. The Yorkshireman believes England should take a calculated risk with Pietersen, saying: "I don't want to go about what is safe. I want to go innovative, inventive, do something different. For crying out loud - can we win the World Cup? That's all...
    on Jun 19, 2007 By: Geoff Boycott Source: Times Online

  3. "We chose work we thought was inventive, different and maybe not what you would expect on the Old Vic stage," Spacey says.
    on Apr 7, 2007 By: Kevin Spacey Source: Forbes

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