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brainchild Explained

brainchild at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['breın'tʃaıld]

brainchild at English irregular forms Of Explained:

- Heroic, hero-lik

brainchild at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [singular] an idea, plan, organization etc that someone has thought of without any help from anyone else// brainchild of// --The festival was the brainchild of Reeves.//

brainchild at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

139 Moby Thesaurus words for "brainchild":
apparition, art object, article, artifact, autograph, brainstorm,
bric-a-brac, bright idea, bright thought, brilliant idea, bubble,
child, chimera, classic, coinage, composition, computer printout,
concoction, contrivance, copy, creation, creature,
crowning achievement, delirium, design, distillation, document,
draft, edited version, effect, eidolon, end product, engrossment,
essay, essence, extract, fair copy, fancy, fantasque, fantasy,
fiction, figment, final draft, finished version, first draft,
flimsy, fruit, good idea, grotesque, hallucination, handiwork,
holograph, idle fancy, illusion, imagery, imagination, imagining,
inspiration, insubstantial image, invention, issue, kitsch, letter,
literae scriptae, literary artefact, literary production,
literature, lucubration, maggot, make-believe, manufacture,
manuscript, master, masterpiece, masterwork, matter, mintage,
mobile, museum piece, myth, new mintage, nonfiction, nude,
offspring, old master, opera, opus, opuscule, original,
origination, outcome, outgrowth, paper, parchment, pasticcio,
pastiche, penscript, phantasm, phantom, piece, piece of virtu,
piece of writing, play, poem, printed matter, printout, product,
production, reading matter, recension, result, romance, screed,
scrip, script, scrive, scroll, second draft, sick fancy, stabile,
statue, still life, study, the written word, thick-coming fancies,
transcript, transcription, trip, typescript, vapor, version, virtu,
vision, whim, whimsy, wildest dreams, work, work of art, writing

brainchild at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
[sing.] the ~ (of sb) an idea or invention of one person or a small group of people:
The TV programme was the brainchild of the producer.

brainchild at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

brainchild
n : a product of your creative thinking and work; "he had little
respect for the inspirations of other artists"; "after
years of work his brainchild was a tangible reality"
[syn: {inspiration}]
[also: {brainchildren} (pl)]

brainchild at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From Inter: compound » brain|child

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˈbɹeɪn.tʃaɪld/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"brEIn.tSaIld/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-brainchild.ogg|Audio (US)

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » pl=brainchildren

  • A creation, original idea, or innovation, usually used to indicate the originators
    1. : The entire project was the brainchild of a small group of visionaries.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » creation

  • Bengali: Inter: t- » bn|মানসপুত্র|sc=Beng
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|idee, Inter: t- » nl|geesteskind|n
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|création|f
  • German: Inter: t- » de|Geistesprodukt
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|frutto ingegno|m

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|criação
    • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|родившаяся|tr=rodivshayasya
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|bodeguero, Inter: t+ » es|invención|f
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|buluş


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » brainchild
    Translation: es » brainchild
    Translation: fr » brainchild
    Translation: kn » brainchild
    Translation: my » brainchild
    Translation: pl » brainchild
    Translation: fi » brainchild
    Translation: ta » brainchild
    Translation: vi » brainchild
    Translation: zh » brainchild