Definition of "invented" []

  • To create or devise (new ideas, machines, etc) (verb)
  • To make up (falsehoods); fabricate (verb)
  • Fictional, made up, imaginary. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Simple past tense and past participle of invent. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "invented" in a sentence
  • "Advertising has never invented anything except what artists have invented� It appropriated the Beautiful which the cinema of the New Wave had rejected, which makes certain ignorant critics say that beautiful equals advertising."
  • "A sense of shared generic or “Judeo-Christian,” a term invented in this period values began to emerge, and in institutional terms the ecumenical movement gathered steam."
  • "What's worse is that the "war on terror," a term invented by George Bush, has been progressively turning into a "war on Islam," at least that is how it is perceived by the majority of Muslims, as confirmed by various polls."