invented

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɪnˈvɛntɪd/
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  • Hyphenation: in‧vent‧ed

Adjective[edit]

invented (comparative more invented, superlative most invented)

  1. fictional, made up, imaginary.
    The invented alibi didn't stand up long.

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

invented

  1. simple past tense and past participle of invent
    • 1995 October 1, Robert Frost, Richard Poirier, Robert Frost: Collected Poems, Prose, & Plays (LOA #81) (DE-601)374069697: Library of America series)‎[1], Library of America, →ISBN, LCCN 94043693, OCLC 1003677810, page 379:
      [] Job's Wife ➤ God who invented earth ? / Job ➤ What , still awake ?
      God ➤ Any originality it showed
      Was of the Devil .He invented Hell ,
      False premises that are the original
      Of all originality , the sin
      That felled the angels , Wolsey should have said, []