The quality of being clever, original, and inventive: considerable ingenuity must be employed in writing software the ingenuity of Haydn’s scoring
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- In every way - performance, build quality, ingenuity of design - it is the better car.
- He resolves to build a monument to nineteenth century ingenuity and invention that will blend fantasy and reality.
- This is because there was little structural inventiveness or technical ingenuity.
inventiveness, creativity, imagination, originality, innovation, resourcefulness, enterprise, insight, inspiration, perceptiveness, perception, intuition, flair, finesse, artistry, genius; cleverness, intelligence, brilliance, mastery, talent, skill; sharpness, astuteness, acumen, acuity, sharp-wittedness, quick-wittedness, quickness, shrewdness; sophistication
informal thinking outside the box