inventive inventive  /ɪn ˈvɛn tɪv/


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


  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.


  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
    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


  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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