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adjective     imaginative pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    involving new, different, or exciting ideas

    the imaginative use of computers in the classroom

    problems that may require more imaginative solutions

    very/highly imaginative:

    They suggested some very imaginative ways of reducing costs.

    1. a.
      used about someone who has new, different, or exciting ideas

      He was more imaginative than most history teachers.

  2. 2
    involving the use of your imagination

    imaginative play/writing

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