\ ˈvēv\

Definition of vive

1 chiefly Scottish

a : lively, brisk
b : having active properties : forcible

2 chiefly Scottish

a : lifelike
b : vivid
c : distinctly perceived

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Other Words from vive

vively adverb, chiefly Scottish

History and Etymology for vive

Middle French vif (feminine vive), from Latin vivus alive

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to express emotion in a dramatic way

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