The quality of being clever, original, and inventive.
- 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
Words that rhyme with ingenuityacuity, ambiguity, annuity, assiduity, congruity, contiguity, continuity, exiguity, fatuity, fortuity, gratuity, perpetuity, perspicuity, promiscuity, suety, superfluity, tenuity, vacuity
For editors and proofreaders
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.