Definition of vivacious in English:

vivacious

Line breaks: viv|acious
Pronunciation: /vɪˈveɪʃəs
 
, vʌɪ-/

adjective

Derivatives

vivaciously

adverb
More example sentences
  • ‘Good heavens,’ she chirped vivaciously, ‘what a grand night!’
  • His landscapes possess a palpable, lively freshness that is both delicate and vivaciously atmospheric, and his subtle, innovative use of line and colour, suffused with a buoyant luminescence, is captivating.
  • Piercing blue eyes glare from under thick, black lashes while naturally rosy cheeks appear vivaciously stark against elegant, pale ivory skin.

vivaciousness

noun
More example sentences
  • For not only is she immensely talented as a performer, she is also matchless in her energy and vivaciousness.
  • Her smile was worth seeing, and her green eyes sparkled with vibrancy and vivaciousness.
  • We wish Margaret many more years of good health and happiness and hope she maintains her great wit and vivaciousness for many more years in the future.

Origin

mid 17th century: from Latin vivax, vivac- 'lively, vigorous' (from vivere 'to live') + -ious.

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