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The new film promises inventive use of dead fish. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The dancers convey engaging personalities and the choreography is consistently inventive and vigorous. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You can do incredible things with almost no money if you have an inventive and resourceful team. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The brilliantly inventive animation that accompanied him was. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Maybe that would explain his inventive use of grey in his party outfit. The Sun (2008)An endlessly inventive and incredibly addictive game. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The key is to be inventive and resourceful. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In the high street this is inventive use of language. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He was experimental and inventive and would use his yoga positions. The Sun (2012)He has been very inventive in his use of language. The Sun (2009)The best were cunning, ingenious and constantly inventive. THE HUNTING OF MAN (2004)It's uniquely inventive and brilliantly acted. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The far-fetched story is propelled by its endlessly inventive energy and visual verve. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He was considered brilliantly inventive, witty and provocative. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The female character's inventive use of fish hooks is enough to put you off angling for life. Times, Sunday Times (2010)COUNTRY house owners who inherit the family pile are used to being inventive when it comes to keeping a roof over their heads. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He was deluded about American society, but endlessly inventive in his schemes to throw it into chaos. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He is inventive and resourceful with vegetables, sourcing many from a walled garden 30 minutes from the restaurant. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Not my cup of tea, but I enjoyed the inventive and brilliantly rendered visuals. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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British English: inventive ADJECTIVE
An inventive person is good at inventing things or has clever and original ideas.
It inspired me to be more inventive with my own cooking.
Definition of inventive from the Collins English Dictionary
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