1. the power of creative imagination
Syn: ↑inventiveness, ↑ingenuity, ↑cleverness
Derivationally related forms: ↑ingenious (for: ↑ingenuity), ↑inventive (for: ↑inventiveness)
Hypernyms: ↑creativity, ↑creativeness, ↑creative thinking
Hyponyms: ↑resource, ↑resourcefulness, ↑imagination
2. the property of being ingenious

a plot of great ingenuity


the cleverness of its design

Syn: ↑ingenuity, ↑cleverness
Derivationally related forms: ↑clever (for: ↑cleverness), ↑ingenious
Hypernyms: ↑superiority, ↑high quality

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