follow Dictionary.com

It’s about time. We are now on Instagram!

innovative

[in-uh-vey-tiv] /ˈɪn əˌveɪ tɪv/
adjective
1.
tending to innovate or characterized by innovation.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; innovate + -ive
Related forms
innovatively, adverb
innovativeness, noun
uninnovative, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for uninnovative

innovative

/ˈɪnəˌveɪtɪv/
adjective
1.
using or showing new methods, ideas, etc
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for uninnovative

innovative

adj.

1806 (with an isolated use from c.1600), from innovate + -ive. Related: Innovatively; innovativeness.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for innovative

Most English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for uninnovative

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends