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vivid

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of vivid

  1. producing a mental picture through clear and impressive description vivid language that made the scene come alive in my mind Synonyms of vivid delineated, pictorial, picturesque, visual, graphicWords Related to vivid depicted, descriptive, expressive; concrete, explicit, specific; faithful, lifelike, natural, photographic, realistic; fresh, incisive, sharpNear Antonyms of vivid indeterminate, nebulous, obscure, sketchy, unclear, vague; bleary, blurry, dark, dim, faint, foggy, fuzzy, hazy, indefinite, indistinct, indistinguishable, muddy, murky, shadowlike, shadowy; ambiguous, cryptic, dark, enigmatic (also enigmatical), equivocal, inscrutable, mysterious

Synonym Discussion of vivid

graphic, vivid, picturesque mean giving a clear visual impression in words. graphic stresses the evoking of a clear lifelike picture.
    • a graphic account of combat
vivid suggests an impressing on the mind of the vigorous aliveness of something.
    • a vivid re-creation of an exciting event
picturesque suggests the presentation of a striking or effective picture composed of features notable for their distinctness and charm.
    • a picturesque account of his travels


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