vivacity

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noun vi·vac·i·ty \və-ˈva-sə-tē also vī-\

Definition of vivacity

  1. :  the quality or state of being vivacious

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First Known Use of vivacity

15th century


VIVACITY Defined for Kids

vivacity

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noun vi·vac·i·ty \və-ˈva-sə-tē, vī-\

Definition of vivacity for Students

  1. :  the quality or state of being full of energy and good spirits



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