Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
ingenuity /,indʤi'nju:iti/
  • danh từ
    • tài khéo léo; tính chất khéo léo ((cũng) ingeniousness)
Concise Dictionary
ingenuities‚ɪndʒɪ'nuːətɪ /-'nju-
+the power of creative imagination
+the property of being ingenious

Thesaurus Dictionary
ingeniousness, genius, brilliance, cleverness, skill, shrewdness, cunning, craft, art, knack, flair, dexterity, dexterousness, adroitness, acuteness, sharpness, keenness, resourcefulness, adeptness, aptness, smartness, canniness, gift, talent, ability, capability, faculty, deftness, handiness, inventiveness, creativity, creativeness, imagination, imaginativeness, originality:
She displayed extraordinary ingenuity in preparing the case against the plaintiff.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[U] the ability to invent things or solve problems in clever new ways: The problem tested the ingenuity of even the most imaginative students.
Collocation Dictionary


considerable, great | intellectual, technical | human


amount, degree
Getting out of this mess was going to require a fair degree of ingenuity.


someone who has the ingenuity to solve problems
| apply, use
There is always a solution, so long as you are prepared to use your ingenuity.
| display, show
The children showed a lot of ingenuity.
| admire | call for, need, require, take
Considerable ingenuity is needed to minimize costs. It didn't take much ingenuity to transform the door into a table.


with ~
They adapted the available materials with great ingenuity.
| ~ in
We have to admire his ingenuity in redesigning the machinery.

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