|Origin:||, past participle of creare|
cre‧ate S1 W1 [transitive]
to make something exist that did not exist before:
Some people believe the universe was created by a big explosion.
Her behaviour is creating a lot of problems.
The new factory is expected to create more than 400 new jobs.
to invent or design something:
This dish was created by our chef Jean Richard.
Philip Glass created a new kind of music.
The software makes it easy to create colourful graphs.
3 British EnglishPGO
to officially give someone a special rank or title:
James I created him Duke of Buckingham.