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Liveliness or energy; enthusiasm. See Synonyms at vigor.
[Latin, accusative of vīs; see weiə- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
slang exuberant vigour and energy
[C19: from Latin, from vīs; related to Greek is strength]
lively or energetic spirit; enthusiasm; vitality.
[1835–45, Amer.; < Latin, acc. of vīs energy, force]
vim, vigor - Vim is the same as vigor.
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|Noun||1.||vim - a healthy capacity for vigorous activity; "jogging works off my excess energy"; "he seemed full of vim and vigor"|
juice - energetic vitality; "her creative juices were flowing"
|2.||vim - an imaginative lively style (especially style of writing); "his writing conveys great energy"; "a remarkable muscularity of style"|
sprightliness, liveliness, spirit, life - animation and energy in action or expression; "it was a heavy play and the actors tried in vain to give life to it"
1. A lively, emphatic, eager quality or manner:
animation, bounce, brio, dash, élan, esprit, life, liveliness, pertness, sparkle, spirit, verve, vigor, vivaciousness, vivacity, zip.