cre·ate /kriˈet, ˈkriˌ/
Cre·ate a. Created; composed; begotten. [Obs.]
Hearts create of duty and zeal. --Shak.
Cre·ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Created; p. pr. & vb. n. Creating.]
1. To bring into being; to form out of nothing; to cause to exist.
In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth. --Gen. i. 1.
2. To effect by the agency, and under the laws, of causation; to be the occasion of; to cause; to produce; to form or fashion; to renew.
Your eye in Scotland
Would create soldiers. --Shak.
Create in me a clean heart. --Ps. li. 10.
3. To invest with a new form, office, or character; to constitute; to appoint; to make; as, to create one a peer. “I create you companions to our person.”
v 1: make or cause to be or to become; "make a mess in one's
office"; "create a furor" [syn: make]
2: bring into existence; "The company was created 25 years
ago"; "He created a new movement in painting"
3: pursue a creative activity; be engaged in a creative
activity; "Don't disturb him--he is creating"
4: invest with a new title, office, or rank; "Create one a
5: create by artistic means; "create a poem"; "Schoenberg
created twelve-tone music"; "Picasso created Cubism";
"Auden made verses" [syn: make]
6: create or manufacture a man-made product; "We produce more
cars than we can sell"; "The company has been making toys
for two centuries" [syn: produce, make]