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brainstorm

brain·storm

brainstorm

pronunciation:
breIn storm
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a bright idea or sudden inspiration.
Your brainstorm will help us solve the mystery.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: brainstormed, brainstorming, brainstorms
definition: to find ways of solving problems by having members of a group talk freely about their ideas.
derivation: brainstormer (n.)