In·vent·ive a. Able and apt to invent; quick at contrivance; ready at expedients; as, an inventive head or genius. --Dryden. -- In*vent*ive*ly, adv. -- In*vent*ive*ness, n.
adv : in an inventive manner; "Picasso's liberated shapes and
excitingly applied and inventively combined colours"