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active

Active is a 6 letter word which starts with the letter A and ends with the letter E for which we found 5 definitions.

Definition
(a.) Having the power or quality of acting; causing change; communicating action or motion; acting; -- opposed to passive that receives; as certain active principles; the powers of the mind.
(a.) Quick in physical movement; of an agile and vigorous body; nimble; as an active child or animal.
(a.) In action; actually proceeding; working; in force; -- opposed to quiescent dormant or extinct; as active laws; active hostilities; an active volcano.
(a.) Given to action; constantly engaged in action; energetic; diligent; busy; -- opposed to dull sluggish indolent or inert; as an active man of business; active mind; active zeal.
(a.) Requiring or implying action or exertion; -- opposed to sedentary or to tranquil; as active employment or service; active scenes.

Syllable Information

The word active is a 6 letter word that has 2 syllable 's . The syllable division for active is: ac-tive



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