action-packed

adjective

: filled with action, danger, and excitement
an action-packed adventure movie

Examples of action-packed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The show was fun, action-packed, and beloved by fans. Ew Staff, EW.com, 15 Apr. 2024 Though plenty of violent and action-packed sequences are sprinkled throughout the series, the musical selections and montages used to portray Gray’s memories and inner psyche strip these scenes of intensity. Aramide Tinubu, Variety, 31 Mar. 2024 While Universal Studios Florida captures the movie magic feel that started it all, Islands of Adventure is more action-packed. Elizabeth Rhodes, Travel + Leisure, 28 Mar. 2024 Of course, some weeks aren't action-packed (especially now that the holidays are behind us). Brenda Stolyar, WIRED, 12 Feb. 2024 Because 24 was fast-paced and action-packed, it was also regularly nominated in the editing and stunt categories. Keith Langston, EW.com, 11 Jan. 2024 The precedent and touchstone execs are hoping for is 2015’s Fury Road, which served as George Miller’s return to the violent and action-packed world of Mad Max after a two decade absence. Mia Galuppo, The Hollywood Reporter, 10 Jan. 2024 Frenetic, action-packed, and visually stunning, Dom is among the most addictive shows to come out of Latin America in years. Scott Roxborough, The Hollywood Reporter, 22 Dec. 2023 Because many Aries wouldn't be caught dead relaxing on a beach for a week, the artsy and action-packed city of Melbourne is a great fit. Karen Ruffini, Travel + Leisure, 15 Dec. 2023

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“Action-packed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/action-packed. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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