UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪˈmædʒɪnətɪv/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪˈmædʒənətɪv, -əˌneɪtɪv/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(i majə nə tiv, -nā′tiv)

WordReference English Collocations © 2020


Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. an imaginative little [boy, girl]
  2. used to be more imaginative
  3. imaginative and [creative, innovative, practical]
  4. an imaginative [novel, play, movie]
  5. is an imaginative use of
  6. imaginative solutions (for)
  7. has an imaginative [design, paint job]
  8. imaginative ways to [get, do, make]
  9. take an imaginative approach to
  10. it's that kind of imaginative thinking that...
  11. need more imaginative thinking like that!
  12. has an imaginative mind
  13. imaginative stories about
  14. need some imaginative ideas
  15. [used to be, was] (more) imaginative as a child
  16. try to be [a little, more] imaginative
'imaginative' also found in these entries:

Report an inappropriate ad.