Associations to the word «Creation»


CREATION, noun. (countable) Something created such as an invention or artwork.
CREATION, noun. (uncountable) The act of creating something.
CREATION, noun. (uncountable) All which exists.
CREATION MYTH, noun. A symbolic account of the creation of the world / universe in a particular culture; often involving a creator deity
CREATION SCIENCE, noun. The creation story found in Genesis in the Bible or the Quran, presented by fundamentalist Christians and Muslims as literal scientific truth.

Dictionary definition

CREATION, noun. The human act of creating.
CREATION, noun. An artifact that has been brought into existence by someone.
CREATION, noun. The event that occurred at the beginning of something; "from its creation the plan was doomed to failure".
CREATION, noun. The act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new; "she looked forward to her initiation as an adult"; "the foundation of a new scientific society".
CREATION, noun. (theology) God's act of bringing the universe into existence.
CREATION, noun. Everything that exists anywhere; "they study the evolution of the universe"; "the biggest tree in existence".

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca