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Definition of Imaginative

Imaginative

  1. Proceeding from, and characterized by, the imagination, generally in the highest sense of the word.
  2. Given to imagining; full of images, fancies, etc.; having a quick imagination; conceptive; creative.
  3. Unreasonably suspicious; jealous.

Imaginative Quotations

Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary.
Cecil Beaton

I believe that curiosity, wonder and passion are defining qualities of imaginative minds and great teachers; that restlessness and discontent are vital things; and that intense experience and suffering instruct us in ways that less intense emotions can never do.
Kay Redfield Jamison

A string of excited, fugitive, miscellaneous pleasures is not happiness; happiness resides in imaginative reflection and judgment, when the picture of one's life, or of human life, as it truly has been or is, satisfies the will, and is gladly accepted.
George Santayana

A clever, imaginative, humorous request can open closed doors and closed minds.
Percy Ross

Learning a foreign language, and the culture that goes with it, is one of the most useful things we can do to broaden the empathy and imaginative sympathy and cultural outlook of children.
Michael Gove
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Imaginative Translations

imaginative in German is erfinderisch, phantasievoll
imaginative in Norwegian is fantasifull
imaginative in Spanish is imaginativo
imaginative in Swedish is fantasirik, fantasifull
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