Usage examples for invented

  1. And it is, I think, to balance that loss that they have invented religion. – An Ocean Tramp by William McFee
  2. That it was invented by a woman is obvious, for why else should the queen be the most powerful piece of them all? – If I May by A. A. Milne
  3. Partly because it was extremely unlikely that Benson could have invented a story which fitted so nicely with the facts. – The Shrieking Pit by Arthur J. Rees
  4. It is ascribed to him, not upon the supposition that he invented it; but because common sense continues to give place to the authority of his name in support of it. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  5. Or, even more probably, she had invented it on the spot, to see what change she could get out of Sally. – Somehow Good by William de Morgan