lively

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈlaɪvli/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈlaɪvli/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(līvlē)

Inflections of 'lively' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
livelier
adj comparative
liveliest
adj superlative

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Adjective: spirited
Synonyms:
spirited, vibrant , full of life, in high spirits, animated, energetic , active , exuberant, bustling , hopping (US, informal), thriving , vivacious, busy , buzzing, sprightly, sparkling , perky , jaunty, spry, vigorous, bubbly, effervescent, bouncy, buoyant , happening (dated, slang), frisky, keen , zestful, chipper (informal), chirpy (informal), zingy (informal), rollicking
Sense: Adjective: fast
Synonyms:
fast , quick , brisk , swift , rapid, lightning , speedy, breakneck, snappy (informal), zippy (informal), nippy, peppy
Sense: Adjective: stimulating
Synonyms:
stimulating, rousing, invigorating, stirring , tantalizing, tantalising (UK), thought-provoking

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