Alive Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Alive

Alive; having life; not dead
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Having a (specified) character, mood, or disposition
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Broadcast while actually being performed; not taped, filmed, or recorded:
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That exists, or has existence, especially that exists now.
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Having a spirited love of life; ebullient
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Exciting strong feelings, as of inspiration; rousing.
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Having life
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Possessing the quality or ability of motion.
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Having life
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That breathes; living; alive
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Existing now; present; immediate
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Capable of living; in a state to live; viable.
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Having life
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Existing, which exists.
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Active; busy
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(Idiomatic) Healthy; vital; in good health, particularly in opposition to unfavorable circumstances.
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Full of spirit and vitality; lively; brisk.
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The definition of animated is to have or seem to have life or be lively.
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Alert describes a person or thing extremely aware of what is going on with their surroundings, and is often ready to quickly respond to a possibly dangerous situation.
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Fully alert; attuned.
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Knowing or realizing; conscious; informed
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(UK, slang) Very drunk; wasted; smashed.
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Simple, healthful, and close to nature:
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The definition of extant is something that still exists.
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Having developed sufficiently within the uterus to be able to live and continue normal development outside the uterus
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Connected with growing
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Having life
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Reacting immediately and sharply:
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Vigilant; alert:
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Liable at any moment.
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Active
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The definition of bustling is something full of noise, energy and activity.
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Full of life; active; vigorous
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Having a feeling or knowledge (of one's own sensations, feelings, etc. or of external things); knowing or feeling (that something is or was happening or existing); aware; cognizant
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Alternative spelling of aboveground.
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Having great power of leaping or running; nimble; active.
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Active
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Active
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Throbbing with life and activity; lively
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Forceful or powerful; strong; energetic
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The definition of vivacious is lively or animated.
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Forming clear or striking mental images; strong; active; daring
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(Informal, with the verb "to be") Alive; existing.
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Functional, in working order.
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In paid employment.
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Abundantly supplied; abounding:
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Abundant
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Fully informed; conscious.
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Not forgotten.
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The definition of eager is ready and impatient to do something.
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(Archaic) Imbued, charged (with something).
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Working; running:
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That operates
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Of the normal run (of a train, bus, etc.)
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Having the faculty of sensation; able to feel or perceive.
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Exhibiting common sense; prudent:
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(Slang) aware, informed, up-to-date, trendy [from early 20th c., popularized in 1960s]
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Characterized by continuous change, activity, or progress:
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Antonyms for Alive

Not having the capacity to produce or sustain life; barren:
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Without life
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The definition of inanimate is dull, lifeless or without spirit.
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The definition of morose is having a gloomy attitude or character.
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Characteristic of a sluggard; dull; stupid; tame; simple.
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Affected or marked by low spirits; dejected.
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Lacking spirit, energy, or vigor; listless; depressed
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No longer alive
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Not animated; lacking vivacity.
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Words Related to Alive

Characterized by much action or motion; lively, busy, agile, quick, etc.
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Designating or of a type of film characterized by a fast-paced plot, a series of suspenseful confrontations, violent fight and chase scenes, etc.
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In action or full operation
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Of great significance; momentous:
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(Informal, dated) Very amusing.
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Marked by comprehension, cognizance, and perception
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Synonym Study

  • Vital , in this connection, is applied to that which is essential to organic life vital functions or to the energy, force, etc. manifested by living things
  • Animated , in this connection, is applied to inanimate things to which life or, in extended use, motion has been imparted animated cartoons
  • Animate , opposed to inanimate, is applied to living organisms as distinguished from lifeless ones or inorganic objects
  • Alive and living , the former usually a predicate adjective, are the simple, basic terms for organisms having life at the time of reference, alive figuratively connoting full force or vigor prejudices kept alive by ignorance and living, continued existence or activity
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