definition of created by The Free Dictionary

Verb 1. create – make or cause to be or to become; “make a mess in one’s office”; “create a furor”

procreate, reproduce, multiply – have offspring or produce more individuals of a given animal or plant; “The Bible tells people to procreate”
regenerate – form or produce anew; “regenerate hatred”
clear – make a way or path by removing objects; “Clear a path through the dense forest”
distil, distill, extract – extract by the process of distillation; “distill the essence of this compound”
educe, derive – develop or evolve from a latent or potential state
spume, suds, froth – make froth or foam and become bubbly; “The river foamed”
puncture – make by piercing; “puncture a hole”
twine – make by twisting together or intertwining; “twine a rope”
cleave – make by cutting into; “The water is going to cleave a channel into the rock”
institute, bring – advance or set forth in court; “bring charges”, “institute proceedings”
re-create – create anew; “Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale”
grind – created by grinding; “grind designs into the glass bowl”
bring forth, generate – bring into existence; “The new manager generated a lot of problems”; “The computer bug generated chaos in the office”; “The computer generated this image”; “The earthquake generated a tsunami”
yield, give – cause to happen or be responsible for; “His two singles gave the team the victory”
make for, wreak, bring, work, play – cause to happen or to occur as a consequence; “I cannot work a miracle”; “wreak havoc”; “bring comments”; “play a joke”; “The rain brought relief to the drought-stricken area”
bring up, call down, conjure, conjure up, invoke, call forth, put forward, arouse, evoke, stir, raise – summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic; “raise the specter of unemployment”; “he conjured wild birds in the air”; “call down the spirits from the mountain”
create, make – create by artistic means; “create a poem”; “Schoenberg created twelve-tone music”; “Picasso created Cubism”; “Auden made verses”
cause, do, make – give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally; “cause a commotion”; “make a stir”; “cause an accident”
establish, give – bring about; “The trompe l’oeil-illusion establishes depth”
turn in, put on – carry out (performances); “They turned in a splendid effort”; “They turned in top jobs for the second straight game”
bear, turn out – bring forth, “The apple tree bore delicious apples this year”; “The unidentified plant bore gorgeous flowers”
build, construct, make – make by combining materials and parts; “this little pig made his house out of straw”; “Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer”
build, establish – build or establish something abstract; “build a reputation”
style – make consistent with a certain fashion or style; “Style my hair”; “style the dress”
strike – produce by ignition or a blow; “strike fire from the flintstone”; “strike a match”
re-create, copy – make a replica of; “copy that drawing”; “re-create a picture by Rembrandt”
compose, write – write music; “Beethoven composed nine symphonies”
choreograph – compose a sequence of dance steps, often to music; “Balanchine choreographed many pieces to Stravinsky’s music”
direct – guide the actors in (plays and films)
2. create – bring into existence; “The company was created 25 years ago”; “He created a new movement in painting”

reinvent – bring back into existence; “The candidate reinvented the concept of national health care so that he would get elected”
develop – make something new, such as a product or a mental or artistic creation; “Her company developed a new kind of building material that withstands all kinds of weather”; “They developed a new technique”
carve out – establish or create through painstaking effort; “She carved out a reputation among her male colleagues”
3. create – pursue a creative activity; be engaged in a creative activity; “Don’t disturb him–he is creating”

draw – engage in drawing; “He spent the day drawing in the garden”
paint – make a painting; “he painted all day in the garden”; “He painted a painting of the garden”
build – be engaged in building; “These architects build in interesting and new styles”
act, move – perform an action, or work out or perform (an action); “think before you act”; “We must move quickly”; “The governor should act on the new energy bill”; “The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel”
4. create – invest with a new title, office, or rank; “Create one a peer”

appoint, charge – assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to; “He was appointed deputy manager”; “She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance”
5. create - create by artistic meanscreate – create by artistic means; “create a poem”; “Schoenberg created twelve-tone music”; “Picasso created Cubism”; “Auden made verses”

create, make – make or cause to be or to become; “make a mess in one’s office”; “create a furor”
do, make – create or design, often in a certain way; “Do my room in blue”; “I did this piece in wood to express my love for the forest”
produce, create, make – create or manufacture a man-made product; “We produce more cars than we can sell”; “The company has been making toys for two centuries”
design – create the design for; create or execute in an artistic or highly skilled manner; “Chanel designed the famous suit”
design – create designs; “Dupont designs for the house of Chanel”
6. create - create or manufacture a man-made productcreate – create or manufacture a man-made product; “We produce more cars than we can sell”; “The company has been making toys for two centuries”

breed – cause to procreate (animals); “She breeds dogs”
prefabricate – produce synthetically, artificially, or stereotypically and unoriginally
underproduce – produce below capacity or demand; “The East German factories were underproducing for many years”
output – to create or manufacture a specific amount; “the computer is outputting the data from the job I’m running”
pulse, pulsate – produce or modulate (as electromagnetic waves) in the form of short bursts or pulses or cause an apparatus to produce pulses; “pulse waves”; “a transmitter pulsed by an electronic tube”
dummy, dummy up – make a dummy of; “dummy up the books that are to be published”
turn out – produce quickly or regularly, usually with machinery; “This factory turns out saws”
machine – make by machinery; “The Americans were machining while others still hand-made cars”
churn out – produce something at a fast rate; “He churns out papers, but they are all about the same topic”
overproduce – produce in excess; “The country overproduces cars”
elaborate – produce from basic elements or sources; change into a more developed product; “The bee elaborates honey”
put out – put out considerable effort; “He put out the same for seven managers”
laminate – create laminate by bonding sheets of material with a bonding material
bootleg – produce or distribute illegally; “bootleg tapes of the diva’s singing”
generate – produce (energy); “We can’t generate enough power for the entire city”; “The hydroelectric plant needs to generate more electricity”
generate, yield, render, give, return – give or supply; “The cow brings in 5 liters of milk”; “This year’s crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn”; “The estate renders some revenue for the family”
create, make – create by artistic means; “create a poem”; “Schoenberg created twelve-tone music”; “Picasso created Cubism”; “Auden made verses”
smelt – extract (metals) by heating
reproduce – make a copy or equivalent of; “reproduce the painting”
preassemble, prefabricate – to manufacture sections of (a building), especially in a factory, so that they can be easily transported to and rapidly assembled on a building site of buildings
print, publish – put into print; “The newspaper published the news of the royal couple’s divorce”; “These news should not be printed”
proof – make or take a proof of, such as a photographic negative, an etching, or typeset
burn, cut – create by duplicating data; “cut a disk”; “burn a CD”

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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