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Synonyms for originality
əˌrɪdʒ əˈnæl ɪ ti

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  1. originality(noun)

    the ability to think and act independently


  2. originality(noun)

    the quality of being new and original (not derived from something else)


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  1. List of paraphrases:

    uniqueness, distinctiveness, original

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  1. Anuj Somany:

    The maturity or sanity is to learn and listen about Charity, Honesty, Humanity, Loyalty, Originality, Simplicity and other virtuous quality only from a person who has neither the money or property in a huge quantity nor ever getting the support of the majority of people in own group or party.

  2. Sir Walter Besant:

    A man of great common sense and good taste, meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.

  3. Beatrix Potter:

    Thank goodness I was never sent to school it would have rubbed off some of the originality.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Originality is better off than imitation. Yes! because originality endows peculiarity and which at the long run leads to profitability and excellence. Whereas, imitation brings about limitation, which often leads to frustration and mediocrity. That is to say, you've got to be original rather than imitation. Therefore, dare to be original and remain original in all your undertakings. Note: whoever that continues to imitate or copy someone else or others will definitely end up a copycat QED. -Emeasoba George

  5. Joel H. Hildebrand:

    The invention of IQ did a great disservice to creativity in education. ... Individuality, personality, originality, are too precious to be meddled with by amateur psychiatrists whose patterns for a 'wholesome personality' are inevitably their own.

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