vi·​bran·​cy | \ ˈvī-brən(t)-sē How to pronounce vibrancy (audio) \

Definition of vibrancy

: the quality or state of being vibrant

Examples of vibrancy in a Sentence

the addition of several new stores enhances the vibrancy of the town
Recent Examples on the Web As businesses disappear, so does the vibrancy of a city, with knock-on impacts on everything from tourism to food, drink, and entertainment. Wired, 5 Aug. 2022 Data from five recent U.S. population surveys point to the vibrancy, ubiquity and growth of religion in the U.S. Americans are becoming more religious, and religious institutions are thriving. Byron R. Johnson And Jeff Levin, WSJ, 28 July 2022 Lipa's inimitable street style is known for embracing fun, vibrancy, and bold colors. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 27 July 2022 The psychedelic aesthetic of the campaign compliments the collection’s vibrancy and futuristic appearance. Greg Emmanuel, Essence, 8 July 2022 This documentary chronicles the Black and Latinx members of the LGBTQ+ community who created the vibrancy and glamour of drag ballroom culture in Harlem, New York in the 1980s. Leah Campano, Seventeen, 22 June 2022 In celebrating the vibrancy and comradery of Juneteenth, Black communities refuse to accept suffering against oppression. Kiara Alfonseca, ABC News, 19 June 2022 Light blended honey gold highlight ribbons accentuate the perimeters and run through the ends for maximum vibrancy and contrast. Lauren Valenti, Vogue, 13 May 2022 In the music video, there’s so much vibrancy and action and liveliness happening. Ingrid Schmidt, The Hollywood Reporter, 3 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of vibrancy

circa 1890, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of vibrancy was circa 1890

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“Vibrancy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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