WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
cre•a•tion /kriˈeɪʃən/USA pronunciation   n. 
  1. the act of creating, or the fact of being created:[uncountable]Scholars no longer try to investigate the creation of language.
  2. Religionthe Creation, [uncountable] the original bringing into existence of the universe by God.
  3. the world;
    universe:[uncountable]In all of creation there is not another one quite like this.
  4. something created:[countable]Disney's creations brought joy to children everywhere.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
cre•a•tion  (krē āshən),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. the act of producing or causing to exist; the act of creating;
    engendering.
  2. the fact of being created.
  3. something that is or has been created.
  4. Religionthe Creation, the original bringing into existence of the universe by God.
  5. the world;
    universe.
  6. creatures collectively.
  7. an original product of the mind, esp. an imaginative artistic work:the creations of a poetic genius.
  8. Clothinga specially designed dress, hat, or other article of women's clothing, usually distinguished by imaginative or unique styling:the newest Paris creations.
cre•ation•al, cre•a•tion•ar•y  (krē āshə ner′ē),USA pronunciation adj. 
  • Latin creātiōn- (stem of creātiō). See create, -ion
  • Middle English creacioun 1350–1400
    • 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged production, development, formation.


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

creation /kriːˈeɪʃən/ n
  1. the act or process of creating
  2. the fact of being created or produced
  3. something that has been brought into existence or created, esp a product of human intelligence or imagination
  4. the whole universe, including the world and all the things in it
  5. an unusual or striking garment or hat

creˈational adj



Creation /kriːˈeɪʃən/ n
  1. the CreationGod's act of bringing the universe into being
  2. the universe as thus brought into being by God



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