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- n. The quality of being lively; animation; energy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being lively or animated; sprightliness; vivacity; animation; spirit.
- n. An appearance of life, animation, or spirit.
- n. Briskness; activity; effervescence, as of liquors.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The quality or state of being lively or animated; sprightliness; vivacity; animation; spirit; briskness; activity; effervescence.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. animation and energy in action or expression
- n. general activity and motion
lively + -ness (Wiktionary)