• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Creat krē"ăt (Man) An usher to a riding master.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Incas used to create pots in the shape of peanuts that were highly prized
    • n creat In the manège, an usher to a riding-master.
    • n creat An annual acanthaceous herb, Erianthera paniculata (Justicia paniculata of Burman), native to India and Ceylon, where it is sometimes cultivated in gardens. In Mauritius and the West Indies it has escaped from cultivation, becoming a weed. It is used medicinally as a bitter tonic like quassia.
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  • Margaret Thatcher
    “Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy.”
  • Theodore Leavitt
    Theodore Leavitt
    “The purpose of business is to create and keep a customer.”
  • Andre Maurois
    “If you create an act, you create a habit. If you create a habit, you create a character. If you create a character, you create a destiny.”
  • Horace Walpole
    “Nine-tenths of the people were created so you would want to be with the other tenth.”
  • Thomas B. Macaulay
    “The effect of violent dislike between groups has always created an indifference to the welfare and honor of the state.”
  • Deepak Chopra
    “The physical world, including our bodies, is a response of the observer. We create our bodies as we create the experience of our world.”


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. créat, ultimately fr. L. creatus, created, begotten; cf. It. creato, pupil, servant, Sp. criado, a servant, client


In literature:

Thus mountain chains and mountain systems were created.
"The Book of the National Parks" by Robert Sterling Yard
It is not we who create these ideas, neither can we change them at our pleasure.
"Christianity and Greek Philosophy" by Benjamin Franklin Cocker
He belonged to the prosaic breed, which created the 'dismal science,' and seems to have been regarded as a stupendous bore.
"The English Utilitarians, Volume I." by Leslie Stephen
When expenditures exceeded the revenues, loans were created carelessly and recklessly.
"The New Nation" by Frederic L. Paxson
Adam and Eve were not born but created, and that directly by God himself.
"Commentary on Genesis, Vol. II" by Martin Luther
If God created all things, He must have created the evil as well as the good.
"British Socialism" by J. Ellis Barker
Comte did not, to be sure, create sociology.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
And under the best glasses, these give every possible indication of being a created, or manufactured article.
"The Christian Foundation, Or, Scientific and Religious Journal," by Various
He returned gradually, but newly created, as after a gestation, a new birth, in the womb of darkness.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
If He creates them as they come into the world at birth why are not all of them created wise and kind?
"Elementary Theosophy" by L. W. Rogers

In poetry:

If noble deeds could speak,
They would tell of thee,
Who to the world proclaim'd
Man was created free.
"Lines Inscribed To Benjamin Lundy, Esq." by Benjamin Cutler Clark
My safety lies not, any hour,
In what I generate,
But in the living, healing power
Of that which doth create.
"The Disciple" by George MacDonald
Unto the deepest faith I had
In a created thing;
Unto the largest love I knew,
Though love's delight took wing
"A Woman's Mood" by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward
It will suffice; a whirly tune
These winds will pipe, and thou perform
The nodded part of pantaloon
In thy created storm.
"The Last Contention" by George Meredith
None but he who did create us
Could redeem from sin and hell;
None but he could reinstate us
In the rank from which we fell.
"A Christmas Hymn" by Hannah More
Above the heav'ns created rounds,
Thy mercies, Lord, extend;
Thy truth outlives the narrow bounds
Where time and nature end.
"Psalm XXXVI: High in the Heav'ns" by Isaac Watts

In news:

Jack Streat was able to create this replica of a Heckler & Koch UMP 45 sub machine gun, exclusively from Legos.
Bullies created a false sexualized Facebook profile for a 15-yearold girl, who is now trying to determine the identity of the perpetrators and sue them for defamation.
Images accumulated by a Pinterest user to create a thinspiration.
Our decades-long overreliance on antibiotics has created serious new health problems.
Created in 1937, the National Apprenticeship Act was enacted to enable the US Department of Labor to create and promote improved labor standards for apprentices .
Pep Boys is harnessing SPSS software to create forecast models for predicting future sales probability by part number and by store to create store-specific assortments .
The Dallas-based nonprofit that works to create stylish homes for families struggling with homelessness and poverty invited a handful of Dallas' leading style makers to create vignettes with high-end pieces donated.
Biometric technology involves creating a digital file referred to as a template is created by using a biological characteristic of an individual.
It's no surprise that with 8 percent unemployment for 43 consecutive months, we chose to focus on job-creating legislation, specifically saving and creating jobs in the energy industry.
Creationists say it's also evidence that God created all life, because God does not create junk.
Google has created uproar among Android developers by calling out a so-called "modder" for creating a firmware modification known as CyanogenMod that bundles some of Google's proprietary applications.
Virginia officials are resisting efforts to create a health-care exchange, which means federal bureaucrats are likely to create one for the commonwealth.
Create a Fishtail Braid (Without Actually Creating a Fishtail Braid).
Of 2.4 million jobs created this year by US companies, more than half—1.4 million—were created overseas.
I've known Rick Richter as a children's book publisher for what feels like decades, but now he has created Ruckus Media, a company that creates apps for kids.

In science:

Intuitively speaking, positive curvature at w creates a potential well which traps a particle near z .
Universality and scaling of zeros on symplectic manifolds
Line data sets were created by estimating and removing the continuum emission in the UV plane using the AIPS task UVLSF.
OH Zeeman Magnetic Field Detections Toward Five Supernova Remnants Using the VLA
This section deals with the model of a random gauge field where the gauge field is created by an array of AharonovBohm lines.
Paraxial propagation of a quantum charge in a random magnetic field
The overlapping Landau levels create oscillating density of states.
Paraxial propagation of a quantum charge in a random magnetic field
A is the vector potential created by the magnetic vortex of the magnetic charge g and placed in the origin of coordinates.
Dyon-Oscillator Duality