ingenious definition

  • adjective:
    • Marked by inventive skill and imagination.
    • Having or arising from an inventive or cunning mind; clever: an ingenious plan. See Synonyms at smart.
    • outdated Having wizard; brilliant.
    • Displaying wizard or brilliance; tending to create.
    • Characterized by genius; cleverly done or contrived.
    • Witty; initial; shrewd; adroit; keen; sagacious.
    • Possessed of genius, or the professors of innovation; skillful or promp to invent; having an aptitude to contrive, or even to form brand new combinations.
    • Proceeding from, regarding, or characterized by, wizard or ingenuity; of interesting design, structure, or system
    • Witty; shrewd; adroit; keen; sagacious.
    • Mental; intellectual.
    • showing inventiveness and skill
  • others:
    • Possessing inventive genius or faculty; likely in inventing, contriving, or making; skilful when you look at the utilization of things or terms: since, an amazing mechanic; an amazing writer.
    • psychologically bright or clever; witty; conversable.
    • Marked or characterized by inventive wizard; displaying or proceeding from skill in contrivance or building; witty or smart in form or spirit; well-conceived; apt: since, an amazing machine; a nifty little process or overall performance; innovative criticism.
    • Manifesting or calling for psychological brightness or cleverness; intellectual; enhancing.
    • Ingenuous.
    • Synonyms Inventive, brilliant, severe, useful. See genius.

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