create

[kree-eyt]
verb (used with object), created, creating.
1.
to cause to come into being, as something unique that would not naturally evolve or that is not made by ordinary processes.
2.
to evolve from one's own thought or imagination, as a work of art or an invention.
3.
Theater. to perform (a role) for the first time or in the first production of a play.
4.
to make by investing with new rank or by designating; constitute; appoint: to create a peer.
5.
to be the cause or occasion of; give rise to: The announcement created confusion.
6.
to cause to happen; bring about; arrange, as by intention or design: to create a revolution; to create an opportunity to ask for a raise.
verb (used without object), created, creating.
7.
to do something creative or constructive.
8.
British. to make a fuss.
adjective
9.
Archaic. created.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English creat (past participle) < Latin creātus, equivalent to creā- (stem of creāre to make) + -tus past participle suffix

creatable, adjective
intercreate, verb (used with object), intercreated, intercreating.
self-created, adjective
self-creating, adjective
uncreatable, adjective
uncreated, adjective


2. originate, invent.
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create (kriːˈeɪt)
 
vb
1.  (tr) to cause to come into existence
2.  (tr) to invest with a new honour, office, or title; appoint
3.  (tr) to be the cause of: these circumstances created the revolution
4.  (tr) to act (a role) in the first production of a play
5.  (intr) to be engaged in creative work
6.  slang (Brit) (intr) to make a fuss or uproar
 
[C14 creat created, from Latin creātus, from creāre to produce, make]
 
cre'atable
 
adj

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create
late 14c., from L. creatus, pp. of creare "to make, produce," related to crescere "arise, grow" (see crescent).
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Example sentences
It has its own art department of about two dozen that create tables, chairs and
  decorations for the dining room.
There are entrepreneurs with faith in themselves and faith in an idea who
  create new jobs, new wealth and opportunity.
In arid lands, the ability to create freshwater out of thin air would be
  priceless.
Press down to create a pouch in the end of the plastic triangle.
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