The quality of being clever, original, and inventive.
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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, innovation, enterprise, insight, perception, perceptiveness, intuition, inspiration; finesse, flair, artistry; genius, intelligence, cleverness, brilliance; talent, skill, mastery; acumen, astuteness, sharpness, shrewdness
informal thinking outside the box