Associations to the word «Lively»


LIVELY, adjective. Full of life; energetic.
LIVELY, adjective. Bright; vivid; glowing; strong; vigorous.
LIVELY, adjective. (archaic) Endowed with or manifesting life; living.
LIVELY, adjective. (archaic) Representing life; lifelike.
LIVELY, adjective. (archaic) Airy; animated; spirited.
LIVELY, adjective. (of beer) Fizzy; foamy; tending to produce a large head in the glass.
LIVELY, noun. (nautical) Term of address.
LIVELY, adverb. (obsolete) In a lifelike manner.
LIVELY, adverb. Vibrantly, vividly.
LIVELY, proper noun. A surname​.

Dictionary definition

LIVELY, adjective. Full of life and energy; "a lively discussion"; "lively and attractive parents"; "a lively party".
LIVELY, adjective. Full of zest or vigor; "a racy literary style".
LIVELY, adjective. Quick and energetic; "a brisk walk in the park"; "a lively gait"; "a merry chase"; "traveling at a rattling rate"; "a snappy pace"; "a spanking breeze".
LIVELY, adjective. Elastic; rebounds readily; "clean bouncy hair"; "a lively tennis ball"; "as resilient as seasoned hickory"; "springy turf".
LIVELY, adjective. Filled with events or activity; "a lively period in history".
LIVELY, adjective. Full of spirit; "a dynamic full of life woman"; "a vital and charismatic leader"; "this whole lively world".

Wise words

More wisdom is latent in things as they are than in all the words men use.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery