vivaciously
adverb see vivacious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • vivaciously — vivacious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ attractively lively and animated. DERIVATIVES vivaciously adverb vivacity noun. ORIGIN from Latin vivax lively, vigorous …   English terms dictionary

  • vivaciously — adverb with vivacity he describes his adventures vivaciously • Derived from adjective: ↑vivacious …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vivaciously — Vivacious Vi*va cious (?; 277), a. [L. v[ i]vax, acis, fr. vivere to live. See {Vivid}.] 1. Having vigorous powers of life; tenacious of life; long lived. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Hitherto the English bishops have been vivacious almost to wonder …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vivaciously — See vivacious. * * * …   Universalium

  • vivaciously — adverb in a vivacious manner …   Wiktionary

  • vivaciously — adv. merrily, cheerfully, enthusiastically …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vivaciously — vi·va·cious·ly …   English syllables

  • vivaciously — See: vivacious …   English dictionary

  • vivacious — vivaciously, adv. vivaciousness, n. /vi vay sheuhs, vuy /, adj. lively; animated; gay: a vivacious folk dance. [1635 45; VIVACI(TY) + OUS] Syn. spirited, brisk. Ant. languid. * * * …   Universalium

  • gaily — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Cheerfully] Syn. merrily, laughingly, vivaciously; see happily 2 . 2. [Brightly] Syn. showily, vivaciously, spiritedly, brilliantly, splendidly, gaudily, expensively, colorfully, extravagantly, flamboyantly, flashily,… …   English dictionary for students

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