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vɪˈveɪ ʃəs, vaɪ-vi·va·cious

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vibrant, vivaciousadjective

    vigorous and animated

    "a vibrant group that challenged the system"; "a charming and vivacious hostess"; "a vivacious folk dance"


  1. vivaciousadjective

    Lively and animated; full of life and energy.

  2. vivaciousadjective


  3. vivaciousadjective

    Difficult to kill.

  4. Etymology: From vivax, from vivo.


  1. Vivacious

    See also HMS Vivacious (D36), a British destroyer of the Royal Navy in commission from 1917 to the mid-1930s and from 1939 to 1945

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vivaciousadjective

    having vigorous powers of life; tenacious of life; long-lived

  2. Vivaciousadjective

    sprightly in temper or conduct; lively; merry; as, a vivacious poet

  3. Vivaciousadjective

    living through the winter, or from year to year; perennial

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vivacious

    vī-vā′shus, (or vi-), adj. lively or long-lived: active: sportive.—adv. Vivā′ciously.—ns. Vivā′ciousness; Vivac′ity, state of being vivacious: life: animation: liveliness or sprightliness of temper or behaviour: (rare) a vivacious act or saying. [L. vivax, vivacisvivĕre, to live.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vivacious in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vivacious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of vivacious in a Sentence

  1. Pamela Gay Carter:

    I understand he’s trying to save his life, but you keep victimizing my mother with these stupid allegations, my mother was vivacious. She was friendly. She didn’t meet a stranger. She treated her workers just as you would on a job on the outside. For someone to take advantage of that is just heinous.

  2. Mike Stratton:

    She was the most fun, vivacious person you could ever imagine, she was full of life, we were always doing something. There are so many interesting places to go in Miami and we took it all in.

  3. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Be vibrant, vital, vivacious, vigorous, and victorious with adventure and love.

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