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Definition 1: having the clarity and freshness of immediate experience - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • a vivid recollection

(vivid is similar to ...) readily apparent to the mind

"a clear and present danger" "a clear explanation" "a clear case of murder" "a clear indication that she was angry" "gave us a clear idea of human nature"

Definition 2: having strong or striking color - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • bright dress
  • brilliant tapestries
  • a bird with vivid plumage

Synonyms for vivid in the sense of this definition

(vivid is similar to ...) having much or varied color

"colorful autumn leaves"

Definition 3: evoking lifelike images within the mind - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • pictorial poetry and prose
  • graphic accounts of battle
  • a lifelike portrait
  • a vivid description

Synonyms for vivid in the sense of this definition

(vivid is similar to ...) aware or expressing awareness of things as they really are

"a realistic description" "a realistic view of the possibilities" "a realistic appraisal of our chances" "the actors tried to create a realistic portrayal of the Africans"

Definition 4: (of color) having the highest saturation - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • vivid green
  • intense blue

Synonyms for vivid in the sense of this definition

(vivid is similar to ...) (of color) being chromatically pure; not diluted with white or grey or black

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