- The quality of being clever, original, and inventive: considerable ingenuity must be employed in writing software the ingenuity of Haydn’s scoringMore example sentences
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
- 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.