Synonyms for Ingenious:
•clever; brilliant (adjective)
imaginative, shrewd, innovatory, sly, resourceful, artistic, inventive, canny, adroit, innovative, creative, original, subtle, intelligent, skillful, cunning, crafty.
prolific, originative, imaginative, productive, conceptive, constructive, inventive, resourceful, original, innovative, visionary, fertile, creative.
calculating, skillful, wily, masterful, masterly, witty, slick, foxy, slippery, snaky, tricky, canny, shrewd, quick, serpentine, devious, smooth, subtle, designing, deft, sharp, astute, artful, wary, crafty, cunning, feline, sly, scheming, clever.
genuine, authentic, first, prototypical, innovative, original, initial, unique, novel, creative.
funny, droll, waggish, pithy, urbane, sarcastic, crafty, brilliant, intelligent, clever, artful, subtle, cunning, joking, canny, sly, deft, comical, pointed, wily, tricky, shrewd, astute, jocular, scurrilous, scintillating, quick-witted, smart, sparkling, sharp, quick, facetious, resourceful, dry, witty, foxy, sophisticated, adroit, inventive.
n.wise, clear-sighted, discerning, academic. insightful, ability, incisive, thoughtful, perceptive, sound, meditative, innovatory, reasoned, deductive. •clever (noun)
study at clever, artistic.
originative, imaginative, cunning, creative, inventive, clever, artful, adroit.
innovatory. •Other relevant words:
reasoned, artistic, insightful, deductive, discerning, academic, innovatory, sound, perceptive, originative, clear-sighted, incisive, wise, meditative, ability, thoughtful.
Usage examples for ingenious
This is probably an ingenious combination belonging to the father himself. – The Canon of the Bible by Samuel Davidson