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vig·or·ous

 (vĭg′ər-əs)
adj.
1.
a. Strong and healthy; robust: "Her splendid, vigorous body lay still and relaxed under the loose folds of her clothing" (Willa Cather).
b. Growing or spreading rapidly: a vigorous vine.
2. Characterized by or done with force and energy: "With a vigorous shake to get rid of the brine in his hair, he ran into the woods to hunt small game" (John Muir). See Synonyms at active.
3. Forceful; effective: a model of vigorous prose.

vig′or·ous·ly adv.
vig′or·ous·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.vigorously - with vigor; in a vigorous manner; "he defended his ideas vigorously"

vigorously

adverb
2. forcefully, strongly, vehemently, strenuously The police vigorously denied that excessive force had been used.

vigorously

adverb
With intense energy and force:
Idioms: hammer and tongs, tooth and nail, with might and main.
Translations
بِنَشاط، بِقُوَّه
mohutnost
energiskt
életerõvel
kröftuglega
활발하게
energičnoživahno
coşkuylaşevkle

vigorously

[ˈvɪgərəslɪ] ADV
1. (= energetically) [nod, shake] → enérgicamente, vigorosamente; [exercise] → enérgicamente
2. (= strongly) [deny] → categóricamente, rotundamente; [defend, oppose, protest] → enérgicamente
to campaign vigorouslyrealizar una enérgica campaña
to grow vigorously [plant] → crecer con vigor; [economy, company] → crecer con vigor or vigorosamente

vigorously

[ˈvɪgərəsli] adv
[shake, nod, rub] → vigoureusement
[deny, defend, protest] → vigoureusement

vigorously

adv
(= energetically) shake one’s headenergisch; shake handskräftig
(= strongly) deny, protestenergisch; defend, campaignengagiert; opposeheftig

vigorously

[ˈvɪgrəslɪ] adv (move, grow) → con vigore; (speak, protest) → vigorosamente

vigour

(American) vigor (ˈvigə) noun
strength and energy. He began his new job with enthusiasm and vigour.
ˈvigorous adjective
a vigorous dance.
ˈvigorously adverb

The adjective is always spelt vigorous.
References in classic literature ?
This struck the Unworthy Man on the head and set him rubbing that bruised organ vigorously with one hand while vainly attempting to expand an umbrella with the other.
Then he set his teeth hard together and swore vigorously but silently.
In most other parts of the ocean, however, where these fish do not so largely abound, their wondrous voracity can be at times considerably diminished, by vigorously stirring them up with sharp whaling-spades, a procedure notwithstanding, which, in some instances, only seems to tickle them into still greater activity.
He turned over his stout, well-cared-for person on the springy sofa, as though he would sink into a long sleep again; he vigorously embraced the pillow on the other side and buried his face in it; but all at once he jumped up, sat up on the sofa, and opened his eyes.
A third and better theory was advanced by Chamisso, who thought that from the corals growing more vigorously where exposed to the open sea, as undoubtedly is the case, the outer edges would grow up from the general foundation before any other part, and that this would account for the ring or cup-shaped structure.
In Romantic melancholy he looked wistfully back by contrast to periods when 'life was fresh and young' and could express itself vigorously and with no torturing introspection.
Upon this the poor mariners in their respectful consternation --so truly English --knowing not what to say, fall to vigorously scratching their heads all round; meanwhile ruefully glancing from the whale to the stranger.
Presently one of the passengers, after vigorously pushing his way through the importunate crowd of porters, came up to him and politely asked if he could point out the English consulate, at the same time showing a passport which he wished to have visaed.
It is kept vigorously upon the stretch of excessive vigilance.
By diving I could evade the bullets and, swimming vigorously, reach the bank, take to the woods and get away home.
If before going to the d'Urbervilles' she had vigorously moved under the guidance of sundry gnomic texts and phrases known to her and to the world in general, no doubt she would never have been imposed on.
On the contrary he gazed joyfully, his eyes moist with tears, at this bright comet which, having traveled in its orbit with inconceivable velocity through immeasurable space, seemed suddenly- like an arrow piercing the earth- to remain fixed in a chosen spot, vigorously holding its tail erect, shining and displaying its white light amid countless other scintillating stars.