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Another word for alive

  1. Having existence or life

  2. Marked by or exhibiting life

  3. In action or full operation

  4. Full of animation and activity

  5. Marked by comprehension, cognizance, and perception

Another word for alive

  1. Having life

  2. Alert

      1. Prepared or available for service, action, or progress:
      2. Mentally disposed; willing:
      3. Likely or about to do something:
      1. Having a thin edge or a fine point suitable for or capable of cutting or piercing.
      2. Having clear form and detail:
      3. Terminating in an edge or a point:
      1. Moving or functioning rapidly and energetically; speedy:
      2. Learning, thinking, or understanding with speed and dexterity; bright:
      3. Perceiving or responding with speed and sensitivity; keen:
  3. Active

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