Creativity vs Diligence - What's the difference?

creativity | diligence |

As a proper noun creativity

is a minor nontheistic, ethnocentric religion based on racist beliefs.

As a noun diligence is

conscientiousness or determination or perseverance when doing something.




  • The quality or ability to create or invent something.
  • His creativity is unsurpassed by his fellow students in the art class.
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  • , year=2012 , date=June 9 , author=Owen Phillips , title=Euro 2012: Netherlands 0-1 Denmark , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=Netherlands, one of the pre-tournament favourites, combined their undoubted guile, creativity , pace and attacking quality with midfield grit and organisation.}}


    * (ability to create or invent): creativeness, originality.





    (en noun)
  • conscientiousness or determination or perseverance when doing something
  • A public stage-coach. (19th century, now used only in reference to France or other European countries including Great Britain.)
  • * 1818 , , Volume 1, Chapter V:
  • Continuing thus, I came at length opposite to the inn at which the various diligences and carriages usually stopped.
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  • , year=1879 , author= , title= , passage=Being in a civilised country of stage-coaches, I determined to sell my lady friend and be off by the diligence that afternoon.}}
  • (legal, Scotland) The process by which persons, lands, or effects are seized for debt; process for enforcing the attendance of witnesses or the production of writings.
  • Synonyms


    Derived terms

    * due diligence


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