Context vs. Ingenuity

By Jaxson

  • Ingenuity

    Ingenuity is the quality of being clever, original, and inventive, often in the process of applying ideas to solve problems or meet challenges.

  • Context (noun)

    The surroundings, circumstances, environment, background or settings that determine, specify, or clarify the meaning of an event or other occurrence.

    “In what context did your attack on him happen? – We had a pretty tense relationship at the time, and when he insulted me I snapped.”

  • Context (noun)

    The text in which a word or passage appears and which helps ascertain its meaning.

  • Context (noun)

    The surroundings and environment in which an artifact is found and which may provide important clues about the artifact’s function and/or cultural meaning.

  • Context (noun)

    The trama or flesh of a mushroom.

  • Context (noun)

    For a formula: a finite set of variables, which set contains all the free variables in the given formula.

  • Context (verb)

    To knit or bind together; to unite closely.

  • Context (adjective)

    Knit or woven together; close; firm.

  • Ingenuity (noun)

    The ability to solve difficult problems, often in original, clever, and inventive ways.

    “The pyramids demonstrate the ingenuity of the ancient Egyptians.”

    “Poverty is the mother of ingenuity.”

    “Ingenuity is one of the characteristics of a beaver.”

  • Ingenuity (noun)

    Ingenuousness; honesty, straightforwardness

  • Ingenuity (noun)

    the quality of being clever, original, and inventive

    “considerable ingenuity must be employed in writing software”

    “the ingenuity of Haydn’s scoring”

Oxford Dictionary

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