- The definition of innovative is someone that comes up with new ideas, concepts or methods.
An example of innovative is the dance floor at Bar Surya in London that generates electricity as people dance to power the lights and air conditioning.
(comparative more innovative, superlative most innovative)
- Characterized by the creation of new ideas or things
- Forward looking; ahead of current thinking
Variant of innovate
intransitive verbinnovated, innovating
Origin of innovate; from Classical Latin innovatus, past participle of innovare, to renew ; from in-, in + novare, to renew, alter ; from novus, new