The definition of ingenuity is the quality of being clever, creative or imaginative.(noun)
An example of ingenuity is Steve Job's inventions of the iPhone and iPad.
See ingenuity in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L ingenuitas < ingenuus (see ingenuous): ingenuitysense infl. by assoc. with ingenious
See ingenuity in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. in·ge·nu·i·ties
Origin: Latin ingenuitās, frankness (influenced by ingenious)
Origin: , from ingenuus, ingenuous; see ingenuous.
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