HyperDic: originality

English > 2 senses of the word originality:
NOUNcognitionoriginalitythe ability to think and act independently
attributeoriginalitythe quality of being new and original (not derived from something else)
originality > pronunciation
Soundserih.jhahnae'lihtiy
Rhymesability ... zloty: 638 rhymes with tiy...
English > originality: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe ability to think and act independently.
Narrowerinnovativenessoriginality by virtue of introducing new ideas
novelty, freshnessoriginality by virtue of being new and surprising
unconventionalityoriginality by virtue of being unconventional
Broaderability, powerpossession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done
Spanishoriginalidad
Catalanoriginalitat
English > originality: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being new and original (not derived from something else).
AttributesoriginalBeing or productive of something fresh and unusual
unoriginalnot original
Narrowerfreshness, noveltyoriginality by virtue of being refreshingly novel
unorthodoxy, heterodoxyThe quality of being unorthodox
BroaderqualityAn essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
OppositeunoriginalityThe quality of being unoriginal
Spanishoriginalidad
Catalanoriginalitat
Adjectivesoriginalbeing or productive of something fresh and unusual

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