any specific behavior
"they avoided all recreational activity"
action, activity, activeness(noun)
the state of being active
"his sphere of activity"; "he is out of action"
bodily process, body process, bodily function, activity(noun)
an organic process that takes place in the body
(chemistry) the capacity of a substance to take part in a chemical reaction
natural process, natural action, action, activity(noun)
a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)
"the action of natural forces"; "volcanic activity"
the trait of being active; moving or acting rapidly and energetically
"the level of activity declines with age"
The state or quality of being active; nimbleness; agility; vigorous action or operation; energy; active force; as, an increasing variety of human activities.
Pit row was abuzz with activity.
something done as an action or a movement
The activity for the morning was a walk to the store.
something done for pleasure or entertainment, especially one involving movement or an excursion.
Quilting can be a fun activity.
Use (of internet, playstation, bank account etc.)
Origin: From activité, from activitas.
the state or quality of being active; nimbleness; agility; vigorous action or operation; energy; active force; as, an increasing variety of human activities
The Standard Electrical Dictionary
The rate of doing work; the work done per second by any expenditure of energy. The activity of a horse-power is 550 foot lbs. per second, or 746 volt-coulombs per second. The practical electric unit is the volt-ampere, often called the watt. (Sec Energy, Electric.)
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
1. A unit, organization, or installation performing a function or mission, e.g., reception center, redistribution center, naval station, naval shipyard. 2. A function, mission, action, or collection of actions. Also called ACT. See also establishment.
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
The virtue of acting. The sphere of activity is the surrounding space to which the efficacy of a body extends, as the attraction of the magnet.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
In a military sense, denotes attention, labor, diligence, and study.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Activity' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #831
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Activity' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1881
Rank popularity for the word 'Activity' in Nouns Frequency: #139
The numerical value of Activity in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of Activity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Examples of Activity in a Sentence
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Translations for Activity
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- дейност, активностBulgarian
- activitatCatalan, Valencian
- aktivita, činnost, čilostCzech
- Unternehmung, Aktivität, Tätigkeit, HandlungGerman
- δράση, δραστηριότηταGreek
- aktiivisuus, toiminta, aktiviteetti, askarteluFinnish
- gnìomhachd, spòrsScottish Gaelic
- פעילות, מעשHebrew
- attività, svagoItalian
- aktiviti, kegiatanMalay
- werkzaamheid, actief, activiteit, bewegingDutch
- aktivitetNorwegian Nynorsk
- dejávnost, aktívnostSlovene
- aktivitet, verksamhet, sysselsättningSwedish
- การเคลื่อนไหว, กิจกรรมThai
- hoạt độngVietnamese
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