Synonyms for innovation:
Other synonyms and related words:
construct, figure, intent, excogitation, creation, brainchild, discovery, understructure, pattern, initiation, change, revolution, origin, installation, transformation, instauration, concept, vicissitude, designing, origination, newness, mutation, insertion, regeneration, plan, transmutation, wrinkle, variation, aim, renewal, knowledgeableness, basis, purpose, novelty, blueprint, feature, world, cornerstone, alteration, fad, knowledgeability, institution, coinage, intro, foundation, diversity, contrivance, design, conversion, founding, introduction, unveiling, induction, grounding, universe, establishment, intention, trigger, groundwork, irregularity, conception.
change, novelty (noun)
Usage examples for innovation:
- Its use as a test for bishops was a further innovation. - "The Arian Controversy", H. M. Gwatkin.
- These steps insured the rapid and general introduction of this practical teaching in secondary schools, and, owing particularly to the spirit in which their authorities and teaching staffs accepted the innovation, the work has been carried out with the happiest results. - "Ireland In The New Century", Horace Plunkett.
- She could close her eyes now and see Harvey in the new checked suit he had ordered from Chicago especially for the occasion, a splendid innovation that caused more than one Lotharial eye to gleam with envy. - "What's-His-Name", George Barr McCutcheon.