from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The quality or condition of being vivacious; liveliness: "the light and vivacity that laugh in the eyes of a child” ( Charles Dickens).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The state of being vivacious.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being vivacious.
- n. Tenacity of life; vital force; natural vigor.
- n. Life; animation; spiritedness; liveliness; sprightliness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Vital force; vigor.
- n. Tenacity of life; hence, length of life; longevity.
- n. Liveliness of manner or character; sprightliness of temper or behavior; animation; life; briskness; cheerfulness; spirit.
- n. That which is vivacious; a vivacious act or saying.
- n. Synonyms Life, Liveliness, etc. See animation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. characterized by high spirits and animation
From Latin vīvācitās. (Wiktionary)