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Definition 1: the property of being able to survive and grow - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where vitality or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the vitality of a seed

Synonyms for vitality in the sense of this definition

(vitality is a kind of ...) the property of being animated; having animal life as distinguished from plant life

(... are attributes of vitality) possessing life

"the happiest person alive" "the nerve is alive" "doctors are working hard to keep him alive" "burned alive" "a live canary"

(... are attributes of vitality) no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life

"the nerve is dead" "a dead pallor" "he was marked as a dead man by the assassin"

Definition 2: an energetic style - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for vitality in the sense of this definition

(vitality is a kind of ...) an imaginative lively style (especially style of writing)

"his writing conveys great energy" "a remarkable muscularity of style"

(... is a kind of vitality ) merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance

"he had a sparkle in his eye" "there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes"

Definition 3: (biology) a hypothetical force (not physical or chemical) once thought by Henri Bergson to cause the evolution and development of organisms - [noun denoting phenomenon]

Synonyms for vitality in the sense of this definition

(vitality is a kind of ...) (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity

"force equals mass times acceleration"

(vitality belongs to category ...) the science that studies living organisms

Definition 4: a healthy capacity for vigorous activity - [noun denoting state]

Samples where vitality or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • jogging works off my excess energy
  • he seemed full of vim and vigor

Synonyms for vitality in the sense of this definition

(vitality is a kind of ...) the state of being vigorous and free from bodily or mental disease

(... is a kind of vitality ) energetic vitality

"her creative juices were flowing"

(... is a kind of vitality ) the circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all things; in traditional Chinese medicine the balance of negative and positive forms in the body is believed to be essential for good health

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