Definitions for vigorousˈvɪg ər əs
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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.]
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Vigorous writing is concise.
A cheerful mind is a vigorous mind.
First rule of combat: Be fast and vigorous.
He was quite vigorous while walking from the nest to the ocean.
I think we're in vigorous agreement here, let me concur with the Secretary.
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