adjective \ˈvēv\

Definition of vive

  1. 1 chiefly Scottish a :  lively, brisk b :  having active properties :  forcible

  2. 2 chiefly Scottish a :  lifelike b :  vivid c :  distinctly perceived


adverb, chiefly Scottish

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Origin and Etymology of vive

Middle French vif (feminine vive), from Latin vivus alive — more at quick

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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