Word "IDEA" Definitions:


Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
(music) melodic subject of a musical composition
Synonyms:
melodic theme, musical theme, theme
Examples:
the accompanist picked up the idea and elaborated it

Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth
Synonyms:
approximation, estimate, estimation
Examples:
a rough idea how long it would take

Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about
Synonyms:
thought
Examples:
it was not a good idea

Crossword Clues for IDEA

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Clue Source Date
Bit of inspiration New York Times 17 Jan 2022
Notion USA Today 17 Jan 2022
Innovative flash Wall Street Journal 13 Jan 2022
Thought New York Times 13 Jan 2022
Brainchild The Guardian Quick 13 Jan 2022
Notion Wall Street Journal 10 Jan 2022
Notion Eugene Sheffer 04 Jan 2022
Brilliant, creative thought Family Time 03 Jan 2022
Comic-strip light bulb Premier Sunday 02 Jan 2022
Creative spark Wall Street Journal 29 Dec 2021
Brainchild Universal 27 Dec 2021
Notion USA Today 23 Dec 2021
Some reggae - divine on reflection, in theory Irish Times Crosaire 22 Dec 2021
Thought this is integral to seaside alder Irish Times Crosaire 18 Dec 2021
Concept Universal 15 Dec 2021
Brainchild Premier Sunday 12 Dec 2021
Spark of inspiration USA Today 12 Dec 2021
Starting place for an inventor New York Times 07 Dec 2021
Notion New York Times 06 Dec 2021
Middleman's oddly abandoned notion The Guardian Quiptic 06 Dec 2021
It can lead to brilliant things Family Time 05 Dec 2021
Creative inspiration Universal 03 Dec 2021
Concept Eugene Sheffer 29 Nov 2021
The thought of Adelaide losing deal Irish Times Crosaire 29 Nov 2021
Brainstorming result Universal 29 Nov 2021
See 60-Down New York Times 26 Nov 2021
Notion Eugene Sheffer 25 Nov 2021
Impression Brummie had drink? No time! The Guardian Cryptic 23 Nov 2021
Guide always offers this thought The Guardian Quiptic 22 Nov 2021
Reason to say "Eureka!" Universal 19 Nov 2021
Notion Thomas Joseph 15 Nov 2021
Brainstorming result USA Today 12 Nov 2021
Single sweetheart doesn't finish proposal The Telegraph Cryptic 11 Nov 2021
Notion The Telegraph Quick 10 Nov 2021
Thought The Telegraph Quick 09 Nov 2021
Brain flash Premier Sunday 07 Nov 2021
Notion Eugene Sheffer 06 Nov 2021
Inventor's inspiration Eugene Sheffer 02 Nov 2021
Doctrine kids read endlessly The Guardian Quiptic 01 Nov 2021
"Good thinking!" thought LA Times Daily 01 Nov 2021
Conception Universal 31 Oct 2021
Reason to say "I've got it!" Family Time 31 Oct 2021
Notion The Times Concise 30 Oct 2021
"Whose __ was that?" LA Times Daily 30 Oct 2021
Notion, thought Irish Times Simplex 26 Oct 2021
Notion Thomas Joseph 26 Oct 2021
Notion Newsday 25 Oct 2021
Cerebral spark Newsday 24 Oct 2021
Lead from Adelaide in theory Irish Times Crosaire 23 Oct 2021
Creative thought USA Today 17 Oct 2021
Bit of creativity New York Times 14 Oct 2021
Cartoon light bulb Newsday 14 Oct 2021
Result of a successful brainstorm Family Time 10 Oct 2021
A lightbulb might signify one USA Today 05 Oct 2021
Thing many people say they thought of first Family Time 04 Oct 2021
Result of a lightbulb moment USA Today 24 Sep 2021
Lightbulb, in comics Universal 22 Sep 2021
"I had no __!" LA Times Daily 20 Sep 2021
Creative thought Newsday 20 Sep 2021
'I had no __!' The Washington Post 20 Sep 2021
Brainstorming result Universal 18 Sep 2021
Odd bits in middle, say, discarded -- fancy! The Telegraph Toughie 14 Sep 2021
Image of a brain? The Washington Post Sunday 12 Sep 2021
Internal flash Newsday 09 Sep 2021
Anagram of 17-Across USA Today 04 Sep 2021
Flash of brilliance Newsday 02 Sep 2021
Vital step in creating something Family Time 30 Aug 2021
Notion Newsday 30 Aug 2021
Concept Eugene Sheffer 30 Aug 2021
Something that might pop into your head New York Times 30 Aug 2021
Fancy orthopaedic back cushions The Telegraph Toughie 26 Aug 2021
'You get the ___' The Washington Post Sunday 22 Aug 2021
Notion The Telegraph Quick 18 Aug 2021
'Good ___!' ('Nice thinking!') USA Today 18 Aug 2021
Notion USA Today 16 Aug 2021
Notion Newsday 09 Aug 2021
Every second middleman comes to mind perhaps? Irish Times Crosaire 07 Aug 2021
Inspiration Canadiana 02 Aug 2021
Gist New York Times 29 Jul 2021
Notion Eugene Sheffer 28 Jul 2021
Bit of creativity Newsday 25 Jul 2021
Word after "bright" or "bad" Universal 23 Jul 2021
'Where'd you get that ___?' New York Times 22 Jul 2021
'It seemed like a good ___ at the time' USA Today 15 Jul 2021
Notion Newsday 12 Jul 2021
Piece of mind? New York Times 09 Jul 2021
Almost perfect plan The Telegraph Toughie 07 Jul 2021
'What a brilliant ___!' USA Today 07 Jul 2021
Result of a brainstorming session Universal 05 Jul 2021
Notion, thought Irish Times Simplex 05 Jul 2021
Brilliant mental creation Family Time 28 Jun 2021
Noodle creation Wall Street Journal 25 Jun 2021
Brilliant creative thought Family Time 21 Jun 2021
Thought Newsday 12 Jun 2021
It's a thought Premier Sunday 06 Jun 2021
Someone thought this can be found in solid earth Irish Times Crosaire 02 Jun 2021
Notion Newsday 02 Jun 2021
Brainstorm Newsday 31 May 2021
Notion USA Today 28 May 2021
'Can I bounce an ___ off you?' USA Today 26 May 2021
Think tank tidbit LA Times Daily 24 May 2021
Think tank tidbit The Washington Post 24 May 2021
Concept Premier Sunday 23 May 2021
Notion Universal 23 May 2021
Concept USA Today 22 May 2021
Piece of mind? Wall Street Journal 19 May 2021
All the best inventions start with one Family Time 17 May 2021
'I had no __!': 'What a surprise!' The Washington Post 17 May 2021
"I had no __!": "What a surprise!" LA Times Daily 17 May 2021
Brainstorming output Universal 12 May 2021
Notion Eugene Sheffer 08 May 2021
Covered up by Thomas Alva Edison, in theory Irish Times Crosaire 08 May 2021
Thought that's within: inside, always The Telegraph Cryptic 04 May 2021
Spark of innovation Newsday 25 Apr 2021
'The right' thing New York Times 23 Apr 2021
"I had no ___!" Universal 23 Apr 2021
Creative thought Newsday 20 Apr 2021
Concept Eugene Sheffer 19 Apr 2021
"What's the big ___?" Family Time 18 Apr 2021
Thought USA Today 17 Apr 2021
Imaginative thought Universal 14 Apr 2021
One may dawn on you Universal 13 Apr 2021
Brainstorming result USA Today 12 Apr 2021
Brainstorm The Washington Post 11 Apr 2021
Extremely creative thought Family Time 11 Apr 2021
'The slightest' or 'the foggiest' thing New York Times 11 Apr 2021
Brainstorm LA Times Daily 11 Apr 2021
Creative concept USA Today 09 Apr 2021
Inkling Thomas Joseph 08 Apr 2021
Mental spark New York Times 07 Apr 2021
Inventor's inspiration Eugene Sheffer 05 Apr 2021
Brainchild USA Today 03 Apr 2021
Noodle output? LA Times Daily 31 Mar 2021
Noodle output? The Washington Post 31 Mar 2021
"Hey, what's the big ___?" Family Time 29 Mar 2021
'What gives you that ___?' USA Today 27 Mar 2021
Patent precursor Wall Street Journal 25 Mar 2021
Notion, thought Irish Times Simplex 25 Mar 2021
What a thinker thinks up Wall Street Journal 24 Mar 2021
Detective Inspector goes over each thought The Telegraph Cryptic 23 Mar 2021
It can be a brilliant solution Family Time 22 Mar 2021
Brain product Premier Sunday 21 Mar 2021
Notion Thomas Joseph 17 Mar 2021
Notion The Times Concise 17 Mar 2021
'Don't get the wrong ___' USA Today 13 Mar 2021
Bean sprout? The Washington Post 12 Mar 2021
Bean sprout? LA Times Daily 12 Mar 2021
Think tank output USA Today 11 Mar 2021
It might occur to you New York Times 10 Mar 2021
Half-baked thought, perhaps The Washington Post 09 Mar 2021
Half-baked thought, perhaps LA Times Daily 09 Mar 2021
Metaphorical lightbulb Universal 09 Mar 2021
General sense Newsday 05 Mar 2021
Hypothesis Wall Street Journal 04 Mar 2021
Thought The Telegraph Quick 04 Mar 2021
Spark of inspiration Newsday 03 Mar 2021
Product of pondering The Washington Post Sunday 28 Feb 2021
Mental flash Premier Sunday 28 Feb 2021
Thought The Sun Two Speed 23 Feb 2021
Proposal some decide against The Sun Two Speed 23 Feb 2021
Patent's basis The Washington Post Sunday 21 Feb 2021
A light bulb may symbolize one LA Times Daily 21 Feb 2021
A light bulb may symbolize one The Washington Post 21 Feb 2021
Creative flash Newsday 17 Feb 2021
Thing created in the mind Family Time 14 Feb 2021
Something to think about The Washington Post 12 Feb 2021
Something to think about LA Times Daily 12 Feb 2021
Word after 'vague' or 'bright' USA Today 12 Feb 2021
Creative spark Newsday 09 Feb 2021
Reason for an aha moment The Washington Post Sunday 31 Jan 2021
Light bulb generator? The Washington Post 24 Jan 2021
Light bulb generator? LA Times Daily 24 Jan 2021
Notion The Washington Post Sunday 24 Jan 2021
Head light? Universal 23 Jan 2021
Food for thought Newsday 22 Jan 2021
"That Is NOT a Good __!": Mo Willems children's book LA Times Daily 22 Jan 2021
'That Is NOT a Good __!': Mo Willems children's book The Washington Post 22 Jan 2021
"The very ___!" Universal 20 Jan 2021
Notion The Sun Two Speed 15 Jan 2021
Some Euclidean theory The Sun Two Speed 15 Jan 2021
Innovator's spark USA Today 14 Jan 2021
Founder's inspiration Universal 11 Jan 2021
It can lead to a great creation Family Time 10 Jan 2021
Inspiration Newsday 07 Jan 2021
Concept used in tide analysis The Sun Two Speed 03 Jan 2021
'The very ___!' New York Times 03 Jan 2021
Result of musing USA Today 31 Dec 2020
Product of a brainstorm Universal 23 Dec 2020
Notion Wall Street Journal 21 Dec 2020
Concept Universal 19 Dec 2020
Brainchild Universal 17 Dec 2020
Inventor’s springboard Wall Street Journal 15 Dec 2020
Thought that is keeping daughter awake, initially The Telegraph Cryptic 01 Dec 2020
Original thought USA Today 28 Nov 2020
It's a thought New York Times 26 Nov 2020
Brainstorm product USA Today 23 Nov 2020
Concept Thomas Joseph 19 Nov 2020
Brainchild LA Times Daily 15 Nov 2020
Brainchild The Washington Post 15 Nov 2020
Inventor's thing Family Time 15 Nov 2020
Concept New York Times 10 Nov 2020
It comes to mind Irish Times Simplex 05 Nov 2020
Mental spark of creativity Family Time 02 Nov 2020
Inspiration Universal 01 Nov 2020
Brainstorming result Universal 30 Oct 2020
Brainstorming output New York Times 26 Oct 2020
Thought not totally perfect The Sun Two Speed 24 Oct 2020
Notion The Telegraph Quick 12 Oct 2020
Inspired flash Wall Street Journal 07 Oct 2020
One might be ahead of its time Universal 03 Oct 2020
Something to think about Universal 01 Oct 2020
Unit of creativity Family Time 28 Sep 2020
Mental flash Newsday 27 Sep 2020
Skull session creation Universal 26 Sep 2020
Creative nugget New York Times 24 Sep 2020
Flash of inspiration Newsday 22 Sep 2020
Creative spark Family Time 14 Sep 2020
Innovative thought USA Today 13 Sep 2020
Innovation initiation Newsday 11 Sep 2020
Inspiration Wall Street Journal 03 Sep 2020
The first Stateside anti-drug agency's purpose The Telegraph Toughie 21 Aug 2020
Mental flash Wall Street Journal 19 Aug 2020
Concept or conception Universal 17 Aug 2020
Bit of creativity USA Today 10 Aug 2020
Theory New York Times 09 Aug 2020
Innovator's inkling USA Today 09 Aug 2020
Sudden insight Newsday 06 Aug 2020
Novel thought Universal 04 Aug 2020
Inventor's inspiration Universal 03 Aug 2020
Thought that leads to an invention Family Time 27 Jul 2020
Notion LA Times Daily 26 Jul 2020
Notion The Washington Post 26 Jul 2020
Inspiration Canadiana 20 Jul 2020
Brainstorming goal USA Today 18 Jul 2020
Lightbulb, in a cartoon USA Today 15 Jul 2020
"No __": "Beats me" LA Times Daily 14 Jul 2020
'No __': 'Beats me' The Washington Post 14 Jul 2020
Intention The Times Concise 12 Jul 2020
Some upsetting Thermopylae dictator in thought Irish Times Crosaire 06 Jul 2020
''Hey, what's the big ___?'' Family Time 06 Jul 2020
'I have no ___!' USA Today 05 Jul 2020
Some Euclidean concept The Sun Two Speed 03 Jul 2020
Part of upsetting dilemma editing what someone using their head thought Irish Times Crosaire 29 Jun 2020
Cure for writer's block? Universal 26 Jun 2020
'Bright' thought The Washington Post 23 Jun 2020
"Bright" thought LA Times Daily 23 Jun 2020
Thought Wall Street Journal 13 Jun 2020
Bit of innovation USA Today 08 Jun 2020
Mental spark USA Today 07 Jun 2020
Aftermath of a brainstorm Family Time 01 Jun 2020
What may come to mind LA Times Daily 31 May 2020
What may come to mind The Washington Post 31 May 2020
"What gave you that ___?" Universal 31 May 2020
What a germ may become New York Times 30 May 2020
Some upsetting media editing of what The Thinker represents Irish Times Crosaire 22 May 2020
Brainstorming success USA Today 21 May 2020
See 2-Down Wall Street Journal 20 May 2020
Mental spark Wall Street Journal 18 May 2020
What comes to mind Universal 16 May 2020
'I have an __' The Washington Post 13 May 2020
"I have an __" LA Times Daily 13 May 2020
Inner Hebridean concept? The Sun Two Speed 02 May 2020
It's a thought Newsday 29 Apr 2020
Lightbulb, in cartoons USA Today 26 Apr 2020
Mental concoction Newsday 26 Apr 2020
Notion Canadiana 20 Apr 2020
The content of cognition Family Time 19 Apr 2020
Brainstorm New York Times 13 Apr 2020
Creative flash USA Today 05 Apr 2020
Conception The Washington Post 29 Mar 2020
Conception LA Times Daily 29 Mar 2020
Inkling Premier Sunday 29 Mar 2020
Thought up in orthopaedics Irish Times Crosaire 25 Mar 2020
Inkling Universal 23 Mar 2020
''Light Bulb'' over a drawn head Family Time 22 Mar 2020
Product of pondering USA Today 21 Mar 2020
Concept used in wide arena The Sun Two Speed 18 Mar 2020
Notion The Guardian Speedy 15 Mar 2020
Finish off ultimate theory Irish Times Crosaire 09 Mar 2020
Some splendid earnest creative thought Irish Times Crosaire 06 Mar 2020
"I have no ___!" Universal 03 Mar 2020
Inventor’s inkling Wall Street Journal 02 Mar 2020
Think tank product Universal 02 Mar 2020
Brainstorming offering Newsday 01 Mar 2020
Brainstorming breakthrough USA Today 28 Feb 2020
Inventor's starting point USA Today 24 Feb 2020
Mental flash The Washington Post 10 Feb 2020
Mental flash LA Times Daily 10 Feb 2020
'What's the big __?' The Washington Post 06 Feb 2020
"Here's an ___ ..."
"What's the big __?" LA Times Daily 06 Feb 2020
One may be pitched to a publisher The Washington Post 27 Dec 2019
One may be pitched to a publisher LA Times Daily 27 Dec 2019
One may pop into your head Universal 25 Dec 2019
Construct model that's detailed? The Telegraph Toughie 24 Dec 2019
Brightness output? Jonesin 24 Dec 2019
It may be bright Newsday 22 Dec 2019
Creative spark The Washington Post 18 Dec 2019
Creative spark LA Times Daily 18 Dec 2019
Brain product Universal 18 Dec 2019
Thought The Washington Post 16 Dec 2019
Thought LA Times Daily 16 Dec 2019
It might come with an “Aha!” Wall Street Journal 09 Dec 2019
Brainstorming result New York Times 05 Dec 2019
Middleman oddly withdrawing plan The Telegraph Toughie 05 Dec 2019
Brainstorming result
“That fellow seems to me to possess but one ____, and that is a wrong one” (Samuel Johnson) The Times Specialist Sunday 01 Dec 2019
Lead from Adelaide in mental picture Irish Times Crosaire 25 Nov 2019
Conception
Something to think up Newsday 17 Nov 2019
Conception New York Times 17 Nov 2019
Bright thought Newsday 13 Nov 2019
Inventor’s spark Wall Street Journal 13 Nov 2019
It might be put in your head
It might be put in your head New York Times 09 Nov 2019
It can be good, bad or bright Family Time 03 Nov 2019
Mental image of satin from East India Irish Times Crosaire 28 Oct 2019
'The very ___!' USA Today 27 Oct 2019
''Shark Tank'' pitch Newsday 19 Oct 2019
Inventor's germ USA Today 01 Oct 2019
Noodle concoction? Wall Street Journal 01 Oct 2019
Potential solution The Washington Post Sunday 29 Sep 2019
Brain flash Premier Sunday 29 Sep 2019
Something coming to mind Newsday 27 Sep 2019
What's produced upstairs? Universal 24 Sep 2019
What a light bulb represents in the comics New York Times 23 Sep 2019
Noodle concoction Newsday 21 Sep 2019
It might occur to you Newsday 15 Sep 2019
Creative spark USA Today 12 Sep 2019
Super-productive, creative thought Family Time 09 Sep 2019
Writer's block breaker USA Today 08 Sep 2019
Result of brainstorming The Washington Post Sunday 08 Sep 2019
Lightbulb, metaphorically Wall Street Journal 03 Sep 2019
View uplifting sample from Reggae disco Irish Times Crosaire 02 Sep 2019
Bit of brain work Newsday 29 Aug 2019
Impression Newsday 24 Aug 2019
Inspiration from what's concealed by seaside alders Irish Times Crosaire 23 Aug 2019
Think tank nugget LA Times Daily 13 Aug 2019
Think tank nugget The Washington Post 13 Aug 2019
Thought that becomes an invention Family Time 11 Aug 2019
Inventor's 'lightbulb' USA Today 04 Aug 2019
What every screenwriter needs Family Time 22 Jul 2019
Patent's germ USA Today 22 Jul 2019
Thought; concept The Telegraph Quick 17 Jul 2019
Brain wave LA Times Daily 11 Jul 2019
Brain wave The Washington Post 11 Jul 2019
Thought that came from some outside agency Irish Times Crosaire 03 Jul 2019
Mental seed Newsday 28 Jun 2019
Innovation's basis USA Today 22 Jun 2019
Mental flash New York Times 18 Jun 2019
Brainchild New York Times 17 Jun 2019
Concealed by Euclidean rough calculation Irish Times Crosaire 15 Jun 2019
The concept of some outside agency Irish Times Crosaire 05 Jun 2019
Patent's genesis The Washington Post 04 Jun 2019
Patent's genesis LA Times Daily 04 Jun 2019
"No ___" ("Beats me") Family Time 03 Jun 2019
Inventor's starting point Universal 03 Jun 2019
First step towards a patent Newsday 02 Jun 2019
Noggin output Universal 02 Jun 2019
'What a great __!' The Washington Post 27 May 2019
Crossword inspiration Universal 26 May 2019
Brainchild Premier Sunday 26 May 2019
Brain product Wall Street Journal 25 May 2019
Flash of genius, say New York Times 23 May 2019
Creative thought Family Time 19 May 2019
Mental seed Universal 17 May 2019
Planning session product The Washington Post 12 May 2019
Creative formation Newsday 12 May 2019
Planning session product LA Times Daily 12 May 2019
Creative germ Universal 11 May 2019
It can be bounced off someone New York Times 02 May 2019
Thinker's thought Newsday 28 Apr 2019
Good thing to think up Family Time 22 Apr 2019
Skull session product Wall Street Journal 16 Apr 2019
Reason to shout 'Aha!' USA Today 11 Apr 2019
Piece of mind? Jonesin 09 Apr 2019
Skull session offering USA Today 26 Mar 2019
''The very ___!'' (''What nerve!'') Family Time 25 Mar 2019
Patent's genesis USA Today 23 Mar 2019
The thought that counts? Family Time 17 Mar 2019
Patent preceder New York Times 13 Mar 2019
Notion New York Times 10 Mar 2019
Start of an invention USA Today 08 Mar 2019
Writer's block breakthrough LA Times Daily 22 Feb 2019
Writer's block breakthrough The Washington Post 22 Feb 2019
Patent prerequisite New York Times 22 Feb 2019
Mental impression Newsday 14 Feb 2019
'Eureka!' inspirer Wall Street Journal 13 Feb 2019
Thought that is less than perfect The Telegraph Cryptic 09 Feb 2019
Entrepreneur's start New York Times 01 Feb 2019
Patent preceder, presumably Newsday 01 Feb 2019
Mental block breakthrough Newsday 31 Jan 2019
Creative flash Wall Street Journal 30 Jan 2019
Innovator's spark Universal 23 Jan 2019
Theory The Telegraph Quick 22 Jan 2019
Inventor's spark USA Today 18 Jan 2019
Brilliant thought Family Time 14 Jan 2019
Lightbulb, in comics USA Today 10 Jan 2019
I dare say, Ray's missing in theory Irish Times Crosaire 09 Jan 2019
Inspirational thought Universal 04 Jan 2019
'What if . . .' thought USA Today 04 Jan 2019
Crossword inspiration
Brainchild
"The very ___!"
"What if . . ." thought
Creative spark
Innovation's basis
Innovator's spark
Inventor's "lightbulb"
Inventor's germ
Inventor's spark
Lightbulb, in comics
Patent's genesis
Patent's germ
Reason to shout "Aha!"
Skull session offering
Start of an invention
Think tank nugget
Think-tank nugget
Writer's block breaker
Creative germ
"The very ___!"
Brainchild
"Eureka!" inspirer
Brain product
Clue
Creative flash
Lightbulb, metaphorically
Brainstorm
Entrepreneur's start
Innovator's spark
Inspirational thought
Inventor's starting point
Mental seed
Noggin output
Notion
What's produced upstairs?
Flash of genius, say
It can be bounced off someone
Writer's block breakthrough
Think tank nugget
Planning session product
Patent's genesis
Creative spark
Brainchild
Brain wave
Mental flash
Notion
Patent preceder
Mental flash
Noodle concoction?
Notion
Skull session product
Thought
Patent prerequisite
What a light bulb represents in the comics
"What a great __!"
'What's the ___?' The Washington Post Sunday 30 Dec 2018
Thing leading to a patent Universal 24 Dec 2018
Creative thought Universal 21 Dec 2018
Whence a patent Wall Street Journal 20 Dec 2018
It may come to mind USA Today 20 Dec 2018
Bulb in a balloon? The Washington Post 14 Dec 2018
Creative flash The Chronicle of Higher Education 14 Dec 2018
Bulb in a balloon? LA Times Daily 14 Dec 2018
'What's the big ___?' USA Today 11 Dec 2018
It may be half-baked Jonesin 11 Dec 2018
Aide-de-camp camped out - someone with notions came up with that! Irish Times Crosaire 10 Dec 2018
Conception Premier Sunday 09 Dec 2018
Inkling of what's in splendid eatery Irish Times Crosaire 08 Dec 2018
Clever thought Wall Street Journal 03 Dec 2018
Brainstormer's spark USA Today 03 Dec 2018
Start of creation? New York Times 29 Nov 2018
Think-tank nugget USA Today 28 Nov 2018
'I had no ___!' USA Today 27 Nov 2018
Inventor's theory Family Time 26 Nov 2018
'Any ___?' New York Times 25 Nov 2018
Planning session nugget USA Today 21 Nov 2018
Inventive thought? Family Time 19 Nov 2018
Thought that leads to a creation Family Time 18 Nov 2018
Brain formation The Washington Post Sunday 18 Nov 2018
Lightbulb, in a cartoon Family Time 12 Nov 2018
Think tank nugget USA Today 11 Nov 2018
Brilliant bit of brainwork Family Time 28 Oct 2018
Inventor's spark The Washington Post 22 Oct 2018
Inventor's spark LA Times Daily 22 Oct 2018
Creative germ Thomas Joseph 18 Oct 2018
Innovator's necessity Universal 16 Oct 2018
Seed of inspiration Newsday 12 Oct 2018
Unseen flash Newsday 11 Oct 2018
Innovation's origin USA Today 10 Oct 2018
Visionary's spark USA Today 08 Oct 2018
Think tank's quest Universal 07 Oct 2018
'Aha moment' producer USA Today 20 Sep 2018
Invention's germ USA Today 17 Sep 2018
Almost perfect plan The Telegraph Cryptic 11 Sep 2018
Entrepreneur's spark USA Today 07 Sep 2018
Breaker of a mental block USA Today 29 Aug 2018
Something to think up Family Time 27 Aug 2018
Characters within decide against proposal The Sun Two Speed 25 Aug 2018
Brilliant, creative thought Family Time 20 Aug 2018
Trim model with a ballpark figure? Irish Times Crosaire 20 Aug 2018
Origin of an invention Family Time 19 Aug 2018
Brilliant think piece Universal 14 Aug 2018
'Good ___!' The Washington Post Sunday 12 Aug 2018
Scheme cutting out middleman regularly The Telegraph Toughie 09 Aug 2018
Thought Family Time 05 Aug 2018
I highly valued no Republican belief The Telegraph Cryptic 31 Jul 2018
Thought for the creative Family Time 30 Jul 2018
Thought The Times Concise 22 Jul 2018
'You have no ___' New York Times 19 Jul 2018
Plan best left forgotten The Telegraph Cryptic 10 Jul 2018
Creative thought The Washington Post 05 Jul 2018
Creative thought LA Times Daily 05 Jul 2018
What a light bulb indicates in cartoons New York Times 02 Jul 2018
Product of the mind Family Time 01 Jul 2018
Basis for a patent USA Today 30 Jun 2018
Patent genesis Universal 27 Jun 2018
Bean product? The Washington Post 25 Jun 2018
Bean product? LA Times Daily 25 Jun 2018
It can come to mind Universal 19 Jun 2018
Planning session offering USA Today 15 Jun 2018
Brainchild Newsday 14 Jun 2018
Concept Newsday 13 Jun 2018
Mental concoction Jonesin 12 Jun 2018
Something leading to an invention Family Time 21 May 2018
Brilliant suggestion Family Time 20 May 2018
Seed of innovation Newsday 17 May 2018
"No ___" ("I'm stumped") Universal 11 May 2018
'Shark Tank' presentation USA Today 27 Apr 2018
What a raised index finger may indicate The Washington Post 21 Apr 2018
Plan The Telegraph Quick 21 Apr 2018
What a raised index finger may indicate LA Times Daily 21 Apr 2018
Product of a picked brain, perhaps USA Today 20 Apr 2018
Notion, concept Irish Times Simplex 20 Apr 2018
Concept I adored? Not quite The Telegraph Cryptic 17 Apr 2018
Creative start New York Times 16 Apr 2018
Noodle concoction? LA Times Daily 15 Apr 2018
Noodle concoction? The Washington Post 15 Apr 2018
Lightbulb, in comics Family Time 15 Apr 2018
Fancy a fish for starters? The Telegraph Cryptic 05 Apr 2018
Breaker of writer's block USA Today 04 Apr 2018
Head product? Family Time 01 Apr 2018
Plan to cut out middleman regularly The Telegraph Cryptic 24 Mar 2018
"What's the big ___?" USA Today 21 Mar 2018
Inventor's start Universal 18 Mar 2018
Sneaking suspicion, e.g Universal 15 Mar 2018
Inventor's spark Newsday 09 Mar 2018
A thought The Telegraph Quick 07 Mar 2018
Thinking output The Washington Post 06 Mar 2018
Thinking output LA Times Daily 06 Mar 2018
Fish has a thought The Sun Two Speed 04 Mar 2018
Theory The Sun Two Speed 04 Mar 2018
Inkling Jonesin 27 Feb 2018
Germ of an invention USA Today 18 Feb 2018
Internal impression Newsday 17 Feb 2018
Some provide aid in theory Irish Times Crosaire 16 Feb 2018
Purpose The Times Concise 11 Feb 2018
Writer's block ender Universal 08 Feb 2018
Inventor's inspiration Newsday 07 Feb 2018
Almost flawless plan The Telegraph Cryptic 06 Feb 2018
One may be called bright when it isn't The Washington Post 01 Feb 2018
One may be called bright when it isn't LA Times Daily 01 Feb 2018
Genesis of a patent USA Today 31 Jan 2018
Sets off from East Side scheme Irish Times Crosaire 31 Jan 2018
'I have no ___' The Washington Post Sunday 28 Jan 2018
Suggestion from some Guide Association Irish Times Crosaire 17 Jan 2018
Now there's a thought! New York Times 14 Jan 2018
Light bulb, metaphorically The Washington Post 12 Jan 2018
Light bulb, metaphorically LA Times Daily 12 Jan 2018
It can come to mind The Washington Post 10 Jan 2018
It can come to mind LA Times Daily 10 Jan 2018
Intention Newsday 05 Jan 2018
Good thing to have at a meeting Universal 03 Jan 2018
Recommendation by some stupid eavesdroppers Irish Times Crosaire 02 Jan 2018
Now there's a thought!
Start of creation?
What a light bulb indicates in cartoons
Innovation's origin
"You have no ___"
Creative start
Inventor's spark
Creative thought
"Any ___?"
Bulb in a balloon?
Bean product?
Germ of an invention
Whence a patent
Sneaking suspicion
Plan
Entrepreneur's inspiration
Conception
Clever thought
Invention's germ
Creative flash
Inventor's starting point
Visionary's spark
Product of a picked brain, perhaps
Planning session offering
Planning session nugget
It may come to mind
Writer's block ender
Think tank's quest
Thing leading to a patent
Patent genesis
It can come to mind
Innovator's necessity
Good thing to have at a meeting
Creative thought
Concept
Brilliant think piece
"No ___" ("I'm stumped")
"I had no ___!"
"Aha moment" producer
"I had no ___!"
"Shark Tank" presentation
"What's the big ___?"
Basis for a patent
Brainstormer's spark
Breaker of a mental block
Creative flash
Entrepreneur's spark
Genesis of a patent
What a raised index finger may indicate
Thought
One may be called bright when it isn't
Notion
Noodle concoction?
Mental flash
Light bulb, metaphorically
It can come to mind
Thought middleman oddly deficient The Telegraph Cryptic 31 Dec 2017
Fresh thought Wall Street Journal 28 Dec 2017
Bit of brainwork USA Today 24 Dec 2017
Result of a brainstorming session USA Today 22 Dec 2017
Point of view Newsday 15 Dec 2017
One may accompany a finger snap LA Times Daily 08 Dec 2017
One may accompany a finger snap The Washington Post 08 Dec 2017
It's in your head The Washington Post 28 Nov 2017
It's in your head LA Times Daily 28 Nov 2017
It may be bounced off someone USA Today 22 Nov 2017
Unpatentable thing New York Times 18 Nov 2017
It comes from the head LA Times Daily 12 Nov 2017
Inventor's starting point Family Time 12 Nov 2017
It comes from the head The Washington Post 12 Nov 2017
Try to get away from dietary plan Irish Times Crosaire 06 Nov 2017
Cogitation creation The Washington Post Sunday 29 Oct 2017
Spark, so to speak New York Times 24 Oct 2017
Inventor's inkling The Washington Post Sunday 22 Oct 2017
It's just in your head New York Times 14 Oct 2017
Inspiration for one of those similar types from 16 down Irish Times Crosaire 13 Oct 2017
Cents New York Times 12 Oct 2017
Something that comes to a head Wall Street Journal 12 Oct 2017
Germ for a patent USA Today 06 Oct 2017
What a cartoon light bulb represents New York Times 04 Oct 2017
Scheme belonging to countryside authority Irish Times Crosaire 23 Sep 2017
Decide against character's proposal Irish Times Crosaire 22 Sep 2017
Fresh thought Newsday 17 Sep 2017
Concept The Times Concise 10 Sep 2017
Skull session nugget USA Today 08 Sep 2017
Brainstorming product Universal 31 Aug 2017
Bright thing that comes to mind Family Time 20 Aug 2017
What you first need to invent something Family Time 13 Aug 2017
Start of a plan LA Times Daily 06 Aug 2017
Start of a plan The Washington Post 06 Aug 2017
Brainstorm Universal 03 Aug 2017
Start of a patent USA Today 30 Jul 2017
Product of the imagination USA Today 28 Jul 2017
Creative spark Wall Street Journal 18 Jul 2017
Germ for an invention USA Today 17 Jul 2017
Mental spark Universal 13 Jul 2017
Brainstorm Thomas Joseph 13 Jul 2017
Suspicion Premier Sunday 09 Jul 2017
Creative one's spark Universal 07 Jul 2017
Genesis of an invention USA Today 26 Jun 2017
Inkling The Chronicle of Higher Education 23 Jun 2017
Result of brainstorming USA Today 22 Jun 2017
One may stop a mental block USA Today 16 Jun 2017
Flash, maybe The Washington Post 16 Jun 2017
Flash, maybe LA Times Daily 16 Jun 2017
Start of an invention Family Time 05 Jun 2017
Light bulb, in comics LA Times Daily 29 May 2017
Light bulb, in comics The Washington Post 29 May 2017
Cranial flash Newsday 28 May 2017
It may be half-baked in one's brain Family Time 28 May 2017
Mental inspiration Universal 26 May 2017
Brilliant, creative thought Universal 25 May 2017
Creative flash The Washington Post 18 May 2017
Creative flash LA Times Daily 18 May 2017
Entrepreneur's start USA Today 11 May 2017
Cause for shouting "Eureka!" USA Today 24 Apr 2017
Brainstorm result Universal 20 Apr 2017
Invention's origin USA Today 19 Apr 2017
Inspiration New York Times 16 Apr 2017
Noodle product Wall Street Journal 13 Apr 2017
Creative concept Universal 05 Apr 2017
Germ's future? The Washington Post 02 Apr 2017
Germ's future? LA Times Daily 02 Apr 2017
What a germ might initiate Newsday 31 Mar 2017
The mother of invention Universal 26 Mar 2017
What a light bulb might symbolize Newsday 23 Mar 2017
Bright thing from gray matter Universal 23 Mar 2017
Planning session input The Washington Post 19 Mar 2017
Planning session input LA Times Daily 19 Mar 2017
"Bright" thing from one's mind Universal 09 Mar 2017
Think piece? New York Times 05 Mar 2017
'What's the big ___?' Wall Street Journal 01 Mar 2017
Brain trust's goal The Washington Post 20 Feb 2017
Discussion starting point Newsday 17 Feb 2017
Sneaking suspicion USA Today 15 Feb 2017
What all great inventions begin with Universal 11 Feb 2017
What a comic strip lightbulb indicates Universal 10 Feb 2017
Creative notion USA Today 03 Feb 2017
Think tank product USA Today 31 Jan 2017
Think tank product New York Times 22 Jan 2017
It's a thought that counts The Washington Post 16 Jan 2017
It's a thought USA Today 12 Jan 2017
'I had no ___!' New York Times 11 Jan 2017
Invention's inception USA Today 09 Jan 2017
Thought model short The Telegraph Cryptic 07 Jan 2017
Belief Wall Street Journal 05 Jan 2017
Inkling
Mind product Premier Sunday 01 Jan 2017
Mental inspiration
Mental spark
The mother of invention
What a comic strip lightbulb indicates
Start of a plan
One may accompany a finger snap
Light bulb, in comics
It's in your head
It comes from the head
Flash, maybe
Creative flash
Bit of brainwork
Cause for shouting "Eureka!"
Entrepreneur's start
Genesis of an invention
Germ for a patent
Germ for an invention
Invention's inception
Conception
Brainstorm
What a cartoon light bulb represents
Invention's origin
It may be bounced off someone
It's a thought
One may stop a mental block
"I had no ___!"
Cents
Inspiration
It's just in your head
Spark, so to speak
Think piece?
Think tank product
Unpatentable thing
Think tank product
Start of a patent
Skull session nugget
Result of brainstorming
Result of a brainstorming session
Product of the imagination
Brainstorm
Brainstorm result
Brainstorming product
Brainstorming result
Brilliant, creative thought
Creative concept
Creative one's spark
Inkling
Creative process output LA Times Daily 27 Dec 2016
Concept LA Times Daily 25 Dec 2016
Plan of action Newsday 23 Dec 2016
Belief The Washington Post 19 Dec 2016
Brain production Universal 15 Dec 2016
Innovator's seed Universal 14 Dec 2016
Brainstorm The Chronicle of Higher Education 09 Dec 2016
It comes to mind The Washington Post 02 Dec 2016
Invention beginning LA Times Daily 29 Nov 2016
Mind matter LA Times Daily 27 Nov 2016
Inventor's flash USA Today 25 Nov 2016
Skull-session product The Chronicle of Higher Education 25 Nov 2016
Gray matter creation Universal 23 Nov 2016
Creative springboard Wall Street Journal 18 Nov 2016
What you may think of New York Times 15 Nov 2016
What a would-be inventor needs Family Time 13 Nov 2016
Creative starting point Universal 13 Nov 2016
Bit of brainwork LA Times Daily 07 Nov 2016
Mental flash USA Today 01 Nov 2016
Inventor's inspiration The Washington Post 29 Oct 2016
Suspicion New York Times 22 Oct 2016
Conceit Wall Street Journal 13 Oct 2016
Creative thought USA Today 12 Oct 2016
Aide contrived plan The Telegraph Cryptic 10 Oct 2016
Matter for gray matter Family Time 10 Oct 2016
Cerebral spark USA Today 09 Oct 2016
Clue New York Times 06 Oct 2016
Writer's block ender USA Today 30 Sep 2016
Original thought LA Times Daily 28 Sep 2016
What a light bulb may mean LA Times Daily 22 Sep 2016
Lightbulb, in comic strips The Washington Post 15 Sep 2016
Creative mental spark Universal 10 Sep 2016
'What's the big ___?' New York Times 06 Sep 2016
What a lightbulb represents, in comics Family Time 22 Aug 2016
Start of a plan USA Today 05 Aug 2016
Brainy product Universal 04 Aug 2016
Brainwave Canadiana 01 Aug 2016
Brilliant thought Universal 30 Jul 2016
Skull-session nugget USA Today 28 Jul 2016
Inspiration LA Times Daily 26 Jul 2016
Start of a solution Newsday 24 Jul 2016
Plan that helps to give side advantage The Telegraph Cryptic 22 Jul 2016
Brain flash Universal 20 Jul 2016
Problem solver, at times LA Times Daily 16 Jul 2016
Approximation Wall Street Journal 15 Jul 2016
Mental spark The Washington Post 15 Jul 2016
"I've got it!" elicitor LA Times Daily 10 Jul 2016
Notion Premier Sunday 10 Jul 2016
Brainstorming contribution Universal 07 Jul 2016
Inventor's need LA Times Daily 07 Jul 2016
Prelude to an invention Family Time 03 Jul 2016
Potential solution Universal 03 Jul 2016
Inventor's inkling Family Time 13 Jun 2016
Springboard for an inventor Wall Street Journal 11 Jun 2016
'Aha moment' cause Jonesin 07 Jun 2016
Reason for shouting 'Eureka!' The Washington Post 01 Jun 2016
Brainstorming product Wall Street Journal 28 May 2016
Result of a brainstorming session The Washington Post 21 May 2016
Spitballing result The Washington Post 07 May 2016
"Good __!" LA Times Daily 07 May 2016
Creative nugget Universal 05 May 2016
It comes to a head New York Times 29 Apr 2016
What comes to mind New York Times 27 Apr 2016
Satin came out of East India, in theory Irish Times Crosaire 23 Apr 2016
Creative spark Universal 22 Apr 2016
Creative concept The Washington Post 18 Apr 2016
Think tank nugget Universal 16 Apr 2016
Thought Gide gag no good at all The Guardian Cryptic 15 Apr 2016
Concept The Telegraph Quick 14 Apr 2016
It's a thought The Washington Post 14 Apr 2016
Noodle concoction? New York Times 14 Apr 2016
Inventor's germ Universal 04 Apr 2016
Bright brain concoction Universal 20 Mar 2016
Start of a solution LA Times Daily 20 Mar 2016
It's a thought The Chronicle of Higher Education 18 Mar 2016
TED Talk subject Wall Street Journal 16 Mar 2016
Germ for an invention Jonesin 15 Mar 2016
One that's out of one's head? New York Times 13 Mar 2016
It can be good, bad or bright Universal 10 Mar 2016
The suspicion is satin came out of East India Irish Times Crosaire 07 Mar 2016
Suspicion this isn't a bad clue? Irish Times Crosaire 05 Mar 2016
The very notion USA Today 05 Mar 2016
Mental spark Newsday 03 Mar 2016
Celt leaves delicate proposal Irish Times Crosaire 01 Mar 2016
What a lightbulb symbolizes USA Today 23 Feb 2016
Flash of mental inspiration Family Time 22 Feb 2016
Impression New York Times 21 Feb 2016
Brain work Newsday 18 Feb 2016
Gray-matter creation Universal 14 Feb 2016
Fancy a fish first The Telegraph Cryptic 11 Feb 2016
Dry ___ (deodorant brand) The Washington Post 02 Feb 2016
Invention genesis The Washington Post 29 Jan 2016
Mental flash Family Time 24 Jan 2016
Cerebral spark Newsday 24 Jan 2016
Concept The Guardian Quick 23 Jan 2016
Notion The Chronicle of Higher Education 22 Jan 2016
Creative output The Washington Post 20 Jan 2016
It's better than a mere thought Universal 14 Jan 2016
Lightbulb, figuratively USA Today 07 Jan 2016
Matter for the gray matter USA Today 05 Jan 2016
What comes to mind USA Today 03 Jan 2016
Brilliant thought
Gray-matter creation
Innovator's seed
It's better than a mere thought
Potential solution
Think tank nugget
Cerebral spark
Inventor's inspiration
What a light bulb may mean
Problem solver, at times
Inventor's need
Brainstorm
Invention beginning
It's a thought
Notion
Skull-session product
Inspiration
Creative process output
Concept
"I've got it!" elicitor
"Good __!"
Brain flash
Brainstorming contribution
Brainy product
Suspicion
Start of a plan
What you may think of
What comes to mind
Writer's block ender
"What's the big ___?"
Clue
Lightbulb, figuratively
Matter for the gray matter
Mental flash
Skull-session nugget
Brainwave The Sun Two Speed 24 Dec 2015
Notion viewed in wide angle The Sun Two Speed 24 Dec 2015
Brilliant thought USA Today 24 Dec 2015
It's formed in one's head USA Today 21 Dec 2015
Word after big or bright LA Times Daily 19 Dec 2015
Incandescent light bulb depiction (because I have yet to see a CFL bulb depict one) Jonesin 08 Dec 2015
Think tank output The Washington Post 30 Nov 2015
Creative notion Newsday 30 Nov 2015
'Paris is always a good ___' (line from the film 'Sabrina') New York Times 27 Nov 2015
Birth of an invention LA Times Daily 26 Nov 2015
Creative inspiration Newsday 25 Nov 2015
It may be thrown out at a meeting The Washington Post 25 Nov 2015
Creative suggestion Newsday 22 Nov 2015
Cartoon lightbulb USA Today 21 Nov 2015
What a lightbulb symbolizes Family Time 15 Nov 2015
Thought Universal 09 Nov 2015
One almost expired producing brainwave The Sun Two Speed 04 Nov 2015
Inventor's "step one" USA Today 30 Oct 2015
Mental flash Universal 26 Oct 2015
Beginning of a plan Family Time 25 Oct 2015
Revelation USA Today 24 Oct 2015
Bright thought USA Today 20 Oct 2015
Brilliant notion USA Today 18 Oct 2015
Thought Eugene Sheffer 16 Oct 2015
It might begin with a 'What if ...?' New York Times 04 Oct 2015
Birth of a notion Newsday 30 Sep 2015
Not hard, to conceal a plan The Times Cryptic 29 Sep 2015
Brainstorming session result Family Time 27 Sep 2015
Thought The Guardian Quick 26 Sep 2015
Gray matter matter? Universal 18 Sep 2015
You might bounce it off someone Wall Street Journal 15 Sep 2015
Think of it Newsday 11 Sep 2015
Bean sprout? New York Times 28 Aug 2015
Inventor's brilliant thought Family Time 24 Aug 2015
One may get carried out New York Times 22 Aug 2015
Result of brainstorming Universal 20 Aug 2015
Fancy it could be perfect with student The Telegraph Cryptic 17 Aug 2015
Mild decaf now and then what one fancies The Telegraph Toughie 06 Aug 2015
Suspicion this isn't a bad clue Irish Times Crosaire 04 Aug 2015
Light-bulb lighter? Jonesin 30 Jul 2015
Thinker's output LA Times Daily 27 Jul 2015
"I had no ___!" Family Time 26 Jul 2015
Belief inspired deputy editor's awesome leaders The Times Cryptic 23 Jul 2015
Thought last letters from Helsinki delivered article with answer Irish Times Crosaire 23 Jul 2015
Hunch Wall Street Journal 17 Jul 2015
Plan to move aide Irish Times Crosaire 14 Jul 2015
It might make you say "Aha!" USA Today 14 Jul 2015
Conception Eugene Sheffer 30 Jun 2015
Thinker's goal Newsday 12 Jun 2015
Brain gain Premier Sunday 31 May 2015
See 2-Down LA Times Daily 07 May 2015
Noodle product New York Times 01 May 2015
Brain flash USA Today 29 Apr 2015
Design inside amazing houses The Times Cryptic 27 Apr 2015
Something talked about in a TED talk New York Times 23 Apr 2015
"Hey, what's the big ___?" USA Today 21 Apr 2015
Brainstorm result Jonesin 19 Mar 2015
"I had no __!" LA Times Daily 16 Mar 2015
It may be a great notion Premier Sunday 15 Mar 2015
Beginning of a plan USA Today 09 Mar 2015
Inventor's "step one" Family Time 09 Mar 2015
Bright flash? Newsday 07 Mar 2015
Theme USA Today 28 Feb 2015
Light bulb, in comic strips Universal 24 Feb 2015
What a light bulb represents, in comics Family Time 22 Feb 2015
Inventor's first step USA Today 17 Feb 2015
Inventor's starting point Newsday 10 Feb 2015
Beginning of a plan Universal 29 Jan 2015
It's formed in your head USA Today 24 Jan 2015
What a comics light bulb symbolizes Newsday 21 Jan 2015
Brain's creation Universal 19 Jan 2015
Brain matter LA Times Daily 18 Jan 2015
Inventor's start Wall Street Journal 16 Jan 2015
Brilliant flash of inspiration Universal 15 Jan 2015
Thought I had earnings cut by 75 per cent The Telegraph Cryptic 11 Jan 2015
Inventor's brainchild Universal 10 Jan 2015
Brainstorm result USA Today 09 Jan 2015
Something that comes from your brain Family Time 05 Jan 2015
You might bounce it off someone
Concept represented by a light bulb
Light bulb, metaphorically
Necessity for a patent
Something hatched
Head piece?
"I had no ___!"
"What's the big ___?"
Brainchild
Brainstorm
Brainstorming output
Clue
Comic strip lightbulb
Conception
Creative spark
Creative start
Creative thought
Invention's inception
It may be half-baked
It may be thrown out at a meeting
It may lead to a patent
Light bulb, in the comics
Mental concoction
Notion
Patent genesis
Patent predecessor
Possibly half-baked noodle concoction?
Spark, of sorts
Think tank output
Thought
"I had no __!"
Bean sprout?
Birth of an invention
Brain matter
See 2-Down
Start of a solution
Thinker's output
Word after big or bright
"Paris is always a good ___" (line from the film "Sabrina")
Bean sprout?
It might begin with a "What if ...?"
Noodle product
One may get carried out
Something talked about in a TED talk
Brain gain
It may be a great notion
Musical inspiration
Musical think tank nugget
Producer suggestion
Vandals "An ___ for a Movie"
Birth of a notion
Brainstorm
Bright flash?
Creative inspiration
Creative notion
Creative suggestion
Creative thought
Flash of inspiration
Fresh thought
Inventor's starting point
It may be half-baked
Mental concoction
Notion
Think of it
Thinker's goal
What a comics light bulb symbolizes
Beginning of a plan
Brain's creation
Brilliant flash of inspiration
Gray matter matter?
Inventor's brainchild
Light bulb, in comic strips
Mental flash
Result of brainstorming
Thought
What comes to mind
"Hey, what's the big ___?"
Beginning of a plan
Brain flash
Brainchild
Brainstorm result
Bright thought
Brilliant notion
Brilliant thought
Cartoon lightbulb
Inventor's "step one"
Inventor's first step
It might make you say "Aha!"
It's formed in one's head
It's formed in your head
Revelation
Sneaking suspicion
Theme
"Good ___!"
Hunch
Inventor's start
It may be half-baked Newsday 01 Jan 2015
Crossword constructor's hope
One may be lost in thought
Big Time Rush "No ___"
LCD Soundsystem might come up with a "Big" one
Darkness "Seemed Like a Good ___ at the Time"
Mental germ
Asset for an entrepreneur
Mental conception
"Here's an ___ ..."
Creative start
Entrepreneur's need
What a light bulb might symbolize
Mental concept
Inventor's inspiration
Think piece?
Cure for writer's block
Start of something big, perhaps
Result of a brainstorming session
Something that comes to mind
It could just come to mind
Sudden inspiration
Lightbulb, in toons
It comes to mind
Noodle concoction?
Dave Matthews "The ___ of You"
What a germ can become
Matter of the mind
Kickstarter project's genesis
Just think of it!
Brainchild
Object of thought
What a light bulb may signify
"The very __!"
Concept
Clue
Concept
Flash, perhaps
Innovator's spark
Mind flash
Overhead exclamation point, in comics
What's on your mind
Creative concept
Creative spark
Vague impression
Bit of creativity
"What's the big __ ?"
A thinker may think of one
Big or bright thing
Bright thought
Creative input
Inventive thought
It comes to mind
Lightbulb in toons
Mental conception
Mental germ
Object of a brilliant thought
Potential dilemma solver
Potential problem-solver
Sneaking suspicion
The embryo of an invention
Vague impression
It can be good, bad or bright
Brainchild
Brainstorming contribution
Suggestion
Something to think about
Something on your mind
"Whose ___ was this?"
Bean product?
Inkling
It may be bounced off someone
Inventor's basis
Gray matter output
Good piece of one's mind?
Creative input
"It seemed like a good ___ at the time!"
Entrepreneur's start
It may be just a hunch
Start of something big?
Mental picture
Inkling
Cerebral spark
Think-tank product
Brainstorming contribution
"That's the general __"
"Aha moment" cause
Light bulb, in a comic strip
Brain output
Coconut product?
Concept
Sudden bright thought
Inkling
Creative output
Result of cogitating
It may come from nowhere
New thought
Point of view
What's on your mind
Inventor's brilliant notion
Inventor's flash
It can be good, bad or bright
It might come out of nowhere
It's a thought
Coconut product?
Hunch, say
It's all in your head
Notion
Think tank output
Thought
It's formed in your head
Opinion
Potential solution
Skull session result
The thought that counts?
The very beginning of an invention
Thought
Brain output
Bit of inspiration
A lightbulb can represent it
"It seemed like a good ___ at the time!"
Conception
Song concept
Song thought
Brainstorm result
Black cloud : anger :: light bulb : __
<<NO CLUE>>
It might come off the top of your head
Something that might come to a head?
Brainchild
Brainstorm
Black cloud : anger :: light bulb : __
Thing symbolized by a bulb
Fancy
Brain wave
It might pop into your head
Brainy creation
Cerebral output
Writer's block buster
It might just come to you
Asset for an inventor
"I had no __!"
Creative flash
Creative nugget
Creative morsel
Creative starting point
Coconut product?
Creative output
Inspiration
Light bulb, symbolically
Mental impression
Mental spark
Light in the attic?
Bit of brainwork
What comes to mind
Think tank nugget
Inspirational flash
Hunch, say
Inventor's starting point
It might just come to you
It's all in your head
Mind matter
Think tank output
Brain output
Brainy creation
Budding plan
Concept
It may be big or bright
It may be fixed or bright
Mental impression
Mental inspiration
Start of something big
The embryo of an invention
Writer's block breakthrough
You might bounce it off someone
Inkling
Creative concept
Cerebral output
Brain flash
"What's the big ___?!"
Impression
Author's inspiration
Possible solution
Contribution to a brainstorming session
It's a thought
"That's the ___!" ("Good thinking!")
It may be half-baked
Think tank product
Entrepreneur's need
Conceit
It may be big or bright
It can be half-baked
Invention beginning
Orson "Bright ___"
It's a thought
Invention's origin
It may be bright or novel
A finger in the air might connote one
Start of a project
Item in a writer's notebook
Birth of a plan, perhaps
It may be half-baked
Impression
Head start?
Flash, perhaps
Concept
Brainchild
"No ___" ("Beats me")
It's symbolized by a light bulb
Start of an invention
It begins at conception
"The very ___!" ("What nerve!")
Bean sprout?
Brain's creation
Brainstorm
Inkling
Conceit
Overhead lightbulb
It comes before a patent
It may be bright or novel
One could eventually lead to a patent
Word exclaimed after "no" or "good"
Notion
Block buster?
Light bulb for Wile E. Coyote?
Think-tank output
Sudden mental inspiration
Novel notion
Inspirational flash
Mental concept
Light bulb's symbolic meaning
Think-tank offering
Bit of inspiration
Think about it
Light bulb, in a strip
Imagination product
Embryonic invention
Invention necessity
Bright thing that comes to mind
Mental flash
"Headache with pictures," according to Fry from Futurama
Bright thing from gray matter
Novel notion
Birth of a notion?
Possible solution
Product of the imagination
Theory
Theory's start
Thought
Unseen flash
Brainstorming session result
Brain-picker's pursuit
General impression
Flash of inspiration
Creative nugget
Item in a writer's notebook
Start of a project
Think tank product
Result of brainstorming, at times
A good one is often carried out
"Hey, what's the big ___?"
Asset for an inventor
"No ___" ("Don't ask me")
Author's inspiration
Head start?
Aftermath of a brainstorm
"The very ___!" ("What nerve!")
Innovator's inspiration
Invention genesis
Inventor's inkling
Inventor's springboard
Result of a brainstorming session
Result of cogitating, sometimes
"Drawing is putting a line round an ___": Henri Matisse
Invention preceder
Reflection result
Basis of an invention
"If at first, the ___ is not absurd, then there is no hope for it": Einstein
Adman's start
Start of something big, usually
Personal belief
Scheme
Something to think up
Start of something big
Start of something big, usually
Think tank product
Writer's block breakthrough
You might bounce it off someone
Gray matter creation
Head light bulb?
It can be big or harebrained
It might be right or bright
Mental creation
Object of a brilliant thought
Prelude to an invention
Start of a solution
Starting point for an invention
"Eureka!" elicitor
"What's the big __?"
Bean product?
Brainstorm
Gray matter creation
Inkling
Inventor's germ
Mental block buster
Noodle product?
[Lightbulb!]
Birth of an invention
Bright thought
Invention's origin
Mental representation
New thought
Think tank's quest
Entrepreneur's start
Hypothesis
Piece of mind?
Something thought up
On-bulb, symbolically
It starts with a germ
It may be bounced off someone
Inventive thought
Intangible spark
Impression
Imagination product
Flash of brilliance
Creative starting point
Brainchild
Song start
Song light bulb
Orson: "Bright ___"
Inspiration
Brainchild
Clever thought
Spark result
Innovator's breakthrough
Fully-grown germ?
Theory
Something that can't be patented
Noodle product?
Glimmering
Dome light?
---
"You have no ___!"
"Eureka!" elicitor
"What's the big __?"
Adman's start
Gray matter creation
Inkling
Inventor's germ
Mental block buster
Noodle product?
[Lightbulb!]
It may pop into your head
Brainstormer's pursuit
Aftermath of a brainstorm
"The very ___!"
Comic-strip light bulb
Basis of an invention
What a light bulb sometimes signifies
Think tank output
Brainstorming result
Cartoon light bulb
Innovator's inspiration
Certain germ
"I have an __!"
Concept
Brainstorm
"Whose bright ___ was this?"
Headlight?
Entrepreneur's starting point
Basis of an invention
Flash in the brainpan
Crossword constructor's germ
"I have an __!"
It's just a thought
Thinker's output
Theory's start
Prelude to an invention
Mental invention
It may be half-baked
Invention inspiration
You may bounce it off someone
Writer's block breakthrough
What's on your mind
Crossword constructor's germ
Flash in the brainpan
Headlight?
Inventor's starting point
It might be half-baked
Start of a theory
Starting point, perhaps
What's on your mind
Suggestion
Brain matter?
"Bad ___ Jeans" (classic SNL skit)
Possible solution
Result of some brainstorming
Result of a brilliant thought, perhaps
Possible solution?
Invention's origin
Sneaking suspicion, e.g.
Result of cogitating, perhaps
Reason to shout "Eureka!"
Inventor's need
Invention impetus
It might be half-baked
Start of a theory
Starting point, perhaps
Invention starter
Invention genesis
You might bounce it off someone
Noggin nugget
Mental germ
Invention's beginning
Intention
Future invention
Fresh thought
Cartoon light bulb indication
Bean sprout?
Light bulb, figuratively
Invention impetus
Brainstorming bit
Basis of an invention
Inventor's springboard
Thought
Child of invention?
Brainstorm found in the long answers
Comic-strip light bulb
Brainy output
Strip light bulb?
Notion
It may be preconceived
It can be big, bright, good or bad
Invention beginning
"The very ____!" ("What nerve!")
"Aha!" elicitor
Coconut yield?
Head light?
It may be bright
Start of a plan
Trial balloon, e.g.
Brainwave
"Now there's an ___!'
Conception
Scheme
Plan
Think of it
Vision
Mental flash
"The very" thing?
It precedes an invention
Creative spark
It's out of your mind
Think-tank nugget
Opinion
It may be bright
Creative start
Patent basis
Something that might come to a head?
The origin of an invention
Flash of sorts
It can be half-baked
It might be harebrained
Light bulb, in a comic strip
Birth of a notion
Invention start
Sneaking suspicion
Vision
Think of it
Plan
Light bulb, in a comic strip
It might be harebrained
It can be half-baked
Flash of sorts
Conception
"The very __!"
Light bulb, to a toon
Mental creation
Thought hidden in eight long puzzle answers
Conceit
Mental creation
Light bulb, to a toon
It's just a thought
"The very" item
Mount ___ (Crete's highest peak)
Birth of a plan
Concept
Think tank product
It might be crazy
Thought hidden in eight long puzzle answers
Start of a plan
Cerebral creation
Creative thought
Forehead-slap inducer
Thinker's product
1968 Bee Gees album
It's a thought
Brain wave
Brainstorming session result
Concept
Fancy
Flash of inspiration
Mental spark
One may be lost in thought
Sneaking suspicion
Brain-picker's pursuit
It might be crazy
Asset for an entrepreneur
Conceit
Brain-picker's pursuit
Productive thought
Inventor's first step
Conception
What a germ may become
Content of cognition
Genesis of an invention
Cerebral achievement
Asset for an entrepreneur
Creative contribution
Lightbulb's meaning, sometimes
Potential dilemma solver
Word with "big" or "good"
Inventor's spark
Bright thought
Brain flash
Abstraction
Something to think about
Imagine that
"No ___" ("Beats me")
Abstraction
A good one may come to mind
It's just a thought
It might be bright
Inventor's forte
Genesis of a plan
Flash of inspiration
Creative spark
Cortex product
Cause of an "aha" moment
"You have no ___!"
Creative notion
Inventor's specialty
It may be big
It may be half-baked
It might come off the top of your head
Its icon is a light bulb
Personal view
Start of a brilliant scheme
Brain flash
Brainstorm
Flash, of sorts
It may be half-baked
Notion
Skull session bit
Asset for an inventor
Brainstorm
Impression
Notion
Opinion
Problem solver, perhaps
Plan not yet on paper
Noodle nugget
Inventor's germ
Creative contribution
Think tank nugget
Theory's start
Reason to shout "Eureka!"
Guess
Fantasy
Potential dilemma solver
Patent seed
Noodle output?
It's out of one's mind
It's a thought
Invention seed
"I've got an __!"
Possible solution
Noggin nugget
It's all in your head
Inspiration
Gray matter product
Fancy
Creative starting point
Creative flash
Brainstorming result
"The very ___!" ("What nerve!")
Thinker's output
Potential dilemma solver
Patent seed
Novel thought
Noodle output?
Light bulb, in comics
It's out of one's mind
It's a thought
It might be bright
Invention seed
Inspiration
Brain wave
Something that might come to a head?
Creative spark
Bean product?
"For poetry the ___ is everything": Matthew Arnold
"I've got an __!"
Novel thought
Invention inception
Impression
Concept
"Now there's an ___!"
Puzzlewriter's need
It pops into the head
Inkling
Just a thought
Brainstorm
It can come to a head
Light bulb, in the comics
Prelude to a solution
Result of cogitating
Think tank matter
Gray matter creation
Inspiration
Inventor's seed
Inventor's spark
Bean sprout?
Brain wave
Creative flash
Fancy
Cartoon light bulb
Brainchild
Mental picture
Trial balloon, e.g.
Light bulb, in comics
Inventor's "light bulb"
Embryo of an invention
Creator's sine qua non
"What's the big ___?"
Revelation
It's symbolized by a light bulb
Suggestion
Object of thought
It's in your mind
It starts in your head
It may be bright or big
It could be a very good thought
Think of it!
Inventor's need
"An __ is salvation by imagination": Frank Lloyd Wright
Creative thought
Future invention
Head light?
"The very ___!"
"You got a better ___?"
Fresh thought
Gray matter matter?
Invention inspiration
It can be fixed
It may come to a head
It might come off the top of your head
It's all in your head
It's symbolized by a light bulb
Mental flash
What a light bulb symbolizes
You might bounce it off someone
Flash of brilliance, perhaps
Genesis of many great inventions
It precedes an invention
It's all in your mind
Start of a novel?
It might come out of nowhere
Head light?
Future invention
"An __ is salvation by imagination": Frank Lloyd Wright
What comes to mind
What a germ may become
Cranial bulb?
Gray cells' product
"What's the big __?"
Think tank output
It's all in your mind
It might come out of nowhere
Start of a novel?
Start of a solution
Concept
Cartoon bubble
Aftermath of a brainstorm
Step one of an invention
Cartoon light bulb
Light bulb, in comics
Mental glimmering
Skull session result
Free-association tidbit
Gist
Inventor's start
Thought
Seed of invention
__ man
Start of something big, hopefully
Something to think about
Birth of a notion
Abstract thought
"What's the __?"
Head light?
Brainchild
Something to think about
Mental invention
Invention's germ
Cogitation creation
Brainwave
Birth of a notion?
Basis of an invention
Brain wave
Brainchild
Clue
Comic light bulb?
Impression
New wrinkle
Notion
Start of something big, hopefully
What may come to mind
Patent basis
Light bulb, in comics
Plan for action
Noodle concoction?
Light bulb, in the funnies
It might be bright
Flash in the brainpan?
Brainchild
Brain wave
Birth of a notion
__ man
Something to think about
Birth of a notion
Abstract thought
"What's the __?"
Sudden thought
Noodle filler?
Brainy inspiration
Nascent plan
Creative starting point
Breakthrough
"A point of departure and no more": Picasso
Something to run up the flagpole
"What's the bright ___?"
Content of cognition
Gray matter creation
It may come to mind
Result of cogitating, perhaps
It's in your mind
"Good ___!"
Abstraction
Bright thought
Genesis of an invention
Just think of it
Piece of mind?
Prelude to a solution
Formulated thought
Inventor's flash
Toon light
Think tank output
Light bulb, to Edison and comics
"Hey, what's the big ___?"
"The very ___!"
Budding plan
Inventor's "step one"
Bright thought
Cartoon light bulb
Conception
Glimmering
"You have no __"
Inventor's spark
Skull session output
Think tank product
Fanciful notion
Brain matter
Bit of inspiration
Thought
One may occur to you
Think-tank product
Personal view
Inventor's brainchild
Fanciful notion
Opinion
The light bulb, to Edison
Comic-strip light bulb
It's in your mind
"You have no __"
Invention impetus
Wrinkle, so to speak
Flash of brilliance
What a light bulb means, in comics
"The very __!"
It may be seminal
"Why, the very ___!"
What comes to mind
Awareness
Light bulb, in a cartoon
The start of an invention
Light bulb, in the comics
Think piece
Bean concoction?
Birth of a notion
Invention impetus
What a light bulb means, in comics
Wrinkle, so to speak
Concept
Brain trust offering
"I have no ___!"
Plan of action
"Ah-ha" predecessor
Approximation
Brainstorming session result
Noodle concoction?
Comic lightbulb
Thesis basis
Suspicion
Inventive thought
Brain wave
Lightbulb source?
Flash of brilliance
Invention inception
Notion
It can be big, bright, good or bad
Inspiration
Creator's sine qua non
Matter for the gray matter
Phrontistery product
"What's the big ___?"
Abstraction
Brainstorm
Clue
Impression
Invention's origin
Notion
Inventor's inspiration
It's a thought
Exclamation point?
Light bulb for Wile E. Coyote?
It's out of your mind
Opinion
Possible answer
Noodle concoction?
It's a thought
Bean concoction?
Just a thought
Concept
Impression
Figment of your imagination
Brainstorming result
"The very ___!" (hmmph!)
Fancy
Intention
Think tank output
"I had no ___!"
Scheme
Invention inspiration
Light bulb, in cartoons
"I had no ___!"
Creative spark
Result of cogitating
Hunch
Bright light?
Brain trust offering
Opinion
Brainstorm
It's out of your mind
Inventor's inspiration
Invention inspiration
It has a germ
It comes to mind
Head piece?
It's all in your head
Game plan
Birth of a notion?
Inspiration
"I have an ___!"
Thought
Think tank output
Creative nugget
Inspiration
Inventor's "step one"
Brainstorming bit
Think piece
It might be bright
Think tank product
Thought
Two cents worth, perhaps
Glimmering
Start of an invention
Proposal
Matter for the gray matter
Light bulb's signification, in cartoons
It may be bright
Light bulb, in comics
Invention beginning
Inkling
View
Think piece?
Brainchild
Suggestion
Bean sprout?
Mental glimmer
Novel thought
Creative spark
Fancy
Gist
Bee Gees album title
Brain product
Bright one from gray matter
Hypothesis
It may be bright
Intention
Suggestion
Think piece?
View
Beginning of a plan
"The very ___!"
Mother of invention
Sneaking suspicion
Sudden flash
Inventor's starting point
Think tank product
Invention necessity
"Why, the very _____!"
Brilliant thought
Inventor's start
Brain wave
"What's the ___?!"
Plan
It's just a thought
Conception
Light bulb, in comics
Lightbulb, in a cartoon
What "!" may mean in a comic strip
Vague impression
Just a thought
Gray matter creation
Bright --
Birth of a notion?
It may be fixed or bright
It's in your head
Lightbulb, in comics
Lightbulb, in toons
Mind matter
Belief
What's on your mind, perhaps
What "!" may mean, in comics
What a light bulb may represent
Mental glimmer
Prelude to an invention
Gray matter output
Glimmering
Sneaking suspicion
Flight of fancy, maybe
Two cents worth
Plan of action
Inventor's germ
Flash of inspiration
Edison product
Clever thought
Bit of planning
The light bulb, to Edison
Result of cogitating
Brain popper
Flash
Light bulb, figuratively
Noodle concoction
Gray-matter output
Creative spur
Invention origin
Theme
Inventor's basis
"What's the big _____?"
"Hey, what's the big _____?"
Concept
New thought
Theme
Think of it?
Light bulb, figuratively
Think tank output
It might be bright
Think piece?
Skull session exchange
Brainstorming product
Sneaking suspicion
Piece of one's mind?
Brainstorming product
Project starter
Proposal
Light bulb, in cartoons
In the comics, it's a light bulb
Brainwave
"What's the big ___?"
Inventor's output
Project
"Great --!"
"It seemed like a good _____ at the time!"
Think of it!
Invention genesis
Bright thought
Formulated thought
Vague impression
Brainstorming session result
"What's the big ___!"
Cartoon "light bulb"
Sometimes it's bright
"The ___ !" ("Humph!")
Creative input
Think-tank product
Designer's need
Inventor's basis
The very notion
Ford claimed a better one
It can be good, bad or brainy
Cortex product
It may be fixed
Cartoon bulb
Think tank topic
Have no ____: baffled
Inventive thought
It might make you say "Aha!"
The very notion
Inventor's inspiration
Conception
Invention beginning
Brainstorm
"What's the big __ ?"
Concept
Conception
Ford ads hyped a better one
"Why, the very __!"
Bulb lighter?
The very ___!
What a light bulb may signify
Essay's basis
"Lightbulb," in the comics
Inventor's forte
Patent prerequisite
Cerebral creation
It may be seminal
Light bulb, in cartoons
Think of it!
Inspiration
Hint
Figment
Game plan
Thinktank product
Inventor's start
Scheme
Lightbulb in toons
Light bulb?
It may be bright or big
What's the big ____?
Proposal
Brain child
Thought sometimes
Meaning
Impression
"What's the big___?"
Supposition
Lightbulb depiction
Stars : pain :: light bulb : _____
"The very _____!"
Bit of brainwork
Imagine that!
"I have no _____!"
"The _____!" (hmmph!)
Madison Avenue product
Product of cerebration
Germ for a novel
Phrontistery product
Conceit
Theorem or noumenon
Plan
Creative input
Cartoonist's light bulb
"Eureka!" cause
Comic's light bulb
Opinion
Patent basis
Prelude to an invention
Project
Think-tank product
Light bulb, in comics
Seed of an invention
Cartoon light bulb
Intellection product
Cogitator's reward
Fresh thought
The thinker's reward
Inspiration for an author
Mental conception
Significance
Invention inception
Design
Glimmer
Noumenon
Comic-book light bulb
Think-tank output
"Eureka!" producer
Overhead light bulb?
Cartoon "bulb"
Surmise
Germ for a Madison Ave. product
" . . . an ___ whose time has come": Hugo
conception
Think-tank creation
Germ of an invention
Product of cogitation
Anagram for aide
Vague impression
Prelude to a patent
Patent predecessor
Fancy this
"Light bulb"
A result of cerebration
Result of brainstorming
Germ for an invention
Inventor's or author's quest
Cranial concoction
Possible outcome of a brown study
Fancy; inkling
Start of a plot
Seed for a lyric
Product of reflection
Product of imagination
Prelude to a plot
Germ for a TV pitch
Invention germ
Basis for a patent
Brain's offspring
Seed for a plot
___ man (game-show creator)
New slant
Light bulb, symbolically
Light bulb, in comic strips
Invention seed
Thinker's reward
Supposition
Budding plan
Mental image
"That's a great ___!"
View
Patent base
Vision
Germ of a patent
___ man
Bright ___
Whim
Inventor's forte
Intimation
Inventor's incentive
Light-bulb lighter
Result of cerebral activity
Suggestion
Invention
Hunch
The very ___!
Concept.
Intention
What's the big ___?
Seminar product.
Item sometimes big
Inkling.
Brainstorm.
Central meaning.
Conception.
Impression.
Inspiration.
Notion.
Thought.
Brain wave.
Prenotion.
Bright thought.
Sudden insight.
Inventor's forte.
Prerequisite for 9 Down.
First thought.
Suggestion.
Plan.
Mind product.
Fancy.
Vagary.
Product of thinking.
Plan of action.
Flash of insight.
Happy thought.
Opinion.
Mental product.
Preliminary plan.
Supposition.
Design.
Have no ___.
Mental picture.
Copywriter's forte.
Brain child.
Mental image.
Rare thought.
Percept.
Result of thought.
The beginning of invention.
Thought product.
New thought.
Birth of an invention.
Object of thought.
Plan preceding action.
A precept.
Brain product.
Sudden inspiration.
Scheme.
Result of cerebration.
Project.
Mild brainstorm.
Cerebration product.
Archetype.
Author's starting point.
Ad men's flash.
Cartoonist's electric bulb.
Reflection.
Vague notion.
Product of reflection.
"Top of the head" item.
An attitude of mind.
Cerebral end-product.
Product of cerebration.
Mental flash.
The chief end in view: Slang.
The germ of a project.
Vague impression.
Immediate object of thought.
A must for an author.
Constructive thought.
Brain reaction.
A mental achievement.
Formulated thought.
Fantasy.
Thinkling.
Something to think about.
Output of cerebration.
First requisite of a successful cartoon.
Mined from the mind.
Author's notebook item.
Germ for a plot.
Result of thinking.
Bright light over comic character's head.
Wrinkle.
It's a thought
Inventor's starting point
Head piece?
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Evernote note
Creative spark
People see it when the lights turn on
"Here's an ___"
Think about it
Puzzlemaker's beginning
Lightbulb in a comic strip
Cranial bulb?
One might arrive with a finger snap
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