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Definition 1: the human act of creating - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for creation in the sense of this definition

(creation is a kind of ...) any specific behavior

"they avoided all recreational activity"

(... is a kind of creation ) creative activity (writing or pictures or films etc.) of no literary or artistic value other than to stimulate sexual desire

(... is a kind of creation ) the act of creating again

(... is a kind of creation ) the act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it

(... is a kind of creation ) the creation of value or wealth by producing goods and services

(... is a kind of creation ) the act of creating something by thinking

(... is a kind of creation ) the creation of beautiful or significant things

"art does not need to be innovative to be good" "I was never any good at art" "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"

(... is a kind of creation ) the act of creating by removing something

Definition 2: the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new - [noun denoting act]

Samples where creation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she looked forward to her initiation as an adult
  • the foundation of a new scientific society

Synonyms for creation in the sense of this definition

(creation is a kind of ...) the act of starting something

"he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"

(... is a kind of creation ) the act of initiating a new idea or theory or writing

"the authorship of the theory is disputed"

Definition 3: (theology) God's act of bringing the universe into existence - [noun denoting act]

(creation is an instance of ...) the act of starting something

"he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"

(creation belongs to category ...) the rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth

Definition 4: an artifact that has been brought into existence by someone - [noun denoting artifact]

(creation is a kind of ...) a man-made object taken as a whole

(... is a kind of creation ) a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something

(... is a kind of creation ) creation that is created again or anew

"it is a remake of an old film"

(... is a kind of creation ) an artifact that has been created by someone or some process

"they improve their product every year" "they export most of their agricultural production"

(... is a kind of creation ) a creation created or assembled by needle and thread

(... is a kind of creation ) an original creation (i.e., an audio recording) from which copies can be made

(... is a kind of creation ) a creation (a new device or process) resulting from study and experimentation

(... is a kind of creation ) a creation spoken or written or composed extemporaneously (without prior preparation)

(... is a kind of creation ) something that is created by arranging several things to form a unified whole

"he envied the composition of their faculty"

(... is a kind of creation ) a creation of the highest excellence

(... is a kind of creation ) the products of human creativity; works of art collectively

"an art exhibition" "a collection of fine art"

(... is a kind of creation ) an artistic or literary composition

"he wrote an interesting piece on Iran" "the children acted out a comic piece to amuse the guests"

Definition 5: the event that occurred at the beginning of something - [noun denoting event]

Samples where creation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • from its creation the plan was doomed to failure

Synonyms for creation in the sense of this definition

(creation is a kind of ...) the event consisting of the start of something

"the beginning of the war"

(... is a kind of creation ) creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; of sperm and ova in an animal or pollen and ovule in a plant

Definition 6: everything that exists anywhere - [noun denoting object]

Samples where creation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they study the evolution of the universe
  • the biggest tree in existence

Synonyms for creation in the sense of this definition

(creation is a kind of ...) an object occurring naturally; not made by man

(... is a kind of creation ) (cosmology) a universe that is spatially closed and in which there is sufficient matter to halt the expansion that began with the big bang; the visible matter is only 10 percent of the matter required for closure but there may be large amounts of dark matter

(... is a kind of creation ) the physical universe considered as an orderly system subject to natural (not human or supernatural) laws

(... is a kind of creation ) the natural physical world including plants and animals and landscapes etc.

"they tried to preserve nature as they found it"

(creation is a part of ...) natural objects visible in the sky

(creation is a part of ...) a natural object existing outside the earth and outside the earth's atmosphere

(creation is a member of ...) (astronomy) a collection of star systems; any of the billions of systems each having many stars and nebulae and dust

"`extragalactic nebula' is a former name for `galaxy'"

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