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Synonyms for creating

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Antonyms for creating

  • break
  • conclude
  • demolish
  • deny
  • destroy
  • dismantle
  • disorder
  • disorganize
  • end
  • finish
  • ignore
  • lose
  • neglect
  • raze
  • refuse
  • ruin
  • stop
  • fail
  • halt
  • prevent
  • wreck
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CREATING

We are creating a nation once again vibrant, robust, and alive.

And yet subconsciously he knew that all the time he was creating her there had been before him a vision of Jane.

They created the most preposterous romances; and could not get the credit of creating them.

It is not by destroying, but by creating, that you have just done the work of a revolutionist.

He had another anxiety; and, for the greater part, this was of her own creating.

And there were the dogs, ever squabbling and bickering, bursting into uproars and creating confusions.

If he's like mine, he's done us a mighty favour in creating us!

The idea pleased him; it might not be creating, but at least it would be doing something.

Desire 74 and experience are ever creating new forms, new organs.

On every side fruitful life was conveying germs, creating and nourishing.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Latin creatus, past participle of creare "to make, bring forth, produce, beget," related to crescere "arise, grow" (see crescent). Related: Created; creating.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CREATING

making

adjectivepreparing
  • accomplishing
  • building
  • composing
  • constructing
  • creating
  • effecting
  • executing
  • fabricating
  • fashioning
  • forging
  • forming
  • generating
  • manufacturing
  • originating
  • producing
  • shaping
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