characterized by forceful and energetic action or activity
"a vigorous hiker"; "gave her skirt a vigorous shake"; "a vigorous campaign"; "a vigorous foreign policy"; "vigorous opposition to the war"
strong and active physically or mentally
"a vigorous old man who spent half of his day on horseback"- W.H.Hudson
Physically strong and active.
possessing vigor; full of physical or mental strength or active force; strong; lusty; robust; as, a vigorous youth; a vigorous plant
exhibiting strength, either of body or mind; powerful; strong; forcible; energetic; as, vigorous exertions; a vigorous prosecution of a war
Origin: [Cf. OF. vigoros, F. vigoureux, LL. vigorosus.]
The numerical value of vigorous in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of vigorous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A cheerful mind is a vigorous mind.
Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous mind.
Cutting and overly vigorous pushing will make them thick and crack and, worse, lift up.
Short-term, high intensity exercises need vigorous warm-up, but long-term endurance exercises do not.
Men are conservatives when they are least vigorous, or when they are most luxurious. They are conservatives after dinner.
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Translations for vigorous
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- tarmokas, pontevaFinnish
- neartmhar, ceolmhar, bríomharIrish
- krachtig, sterkDutch
- viguros, viguroasăRomanian
- энергичный, сильныйRussian
- mạnh mẽVietnamese
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