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synonyms for ingenuity

  • ability
  • brilliance
  • dexterity
  • flair
  • genius
  • gumption
  • intelligence
  • inventiveness
  • resourcefulness
  • shrewdness
  • skill
  • talent
  • wisdom
  • wit
  • adroitness
  • astuteness
  • brains
  • brightness
  • creativity
  • cunning
  • smartness
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antonyms for ingenuity

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  • clumsiness
  • ignorance
  • inability
  • incapacity
  • ineptness
  • stupidity
  • weakness
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How to use ingenuity in a sentence

Mamie Price, the Barclays’s cook, is a woman whose ingenuity and artistry far surpass the circumscribed opportunities available to her.
LADEE HUBBARD’S ‘THE RIB KING’ IS A FASCINATING LOOK AT AMBITION, RACE AND REVENGENAOMI JACKSONJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The ingenuity of Starship is that it just “belly-flops” all the way down—a type of free fall in which the atmosphere gradually slows down its speed.
SPACEX STARSHIP PROTOTYPE EXPLODED, BUT IT’S STILL A GIANT LEAP TOWARDS MARSHUGH HUNTDECEMBER 17, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Because it depends on the changing abilities of classical computers and the ingenuity of those coding them, it’s still a moving benchmark.
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In fact, Google will emerge stronger than ever in 2021 because of its scale, leadership, and ingenuity.
WHERE GOOGLE IS PLACING ITS BETS IN 2021ADAM DORFMANDECEMBER 4, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
The result is a celebration of ingenuity, what we can accomplish together when challenges both personal and global arise.
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Governments could also design policies that could unlock capital and ingenuity from the private sector.
HOW GOVERNMENTS CAN CREATE A GREEN, JOB-RICH GLOBAL RECOVERYMATTHEWHEIMERDECEMBER 2, 2020FORTUNE
In practice, this means using their ingenuity to shrink costs, speed up workflows, and search for ways of producing higher-margin products.
THE BIGGEST PROBLEM WITH CAPITALISM? NOT ENOUGH CAPITALISTSJAKEMETHNOVEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
Several months into the pandemic, though, performers, designers and writers are using technology — and more generally, connectivity with people in their homes — with more ingenuity.
WITH PLAYHOUSES DARK, INTERACTIVE THEATER ONLINE IS LIGHTING THINGS UPPETER MARKSOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Meeting those goals will demand great reserves of human energy and ingenuity.
HOW ONE OF THE WORLD’S BIGGEST BANKS PLANS TO TACKLE CLIMATE CHANGEMATTHEWHEIMEROCTOBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
What it hasn’t done, though, is stop innovation, or ingenuity, or the catalytic sense of optimism that so many problem-solvers bring to their day jobs.
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