A lively, emphatic, eager quality or manner
A quality of active mental and physical forcefulness
The stories, though of no special merit as far as the plots are concerned, are told with verve and interest.
His voluminous correspondence, mostly in MS., is remarkable for its verve and picturesque quality.
Retirement can be the most enjoyable time with a little thought, planning and verve.
bravura scene with terrific verve and fluency.
Performs Love Creeping Up On You with verve and gusto and a whole truckload of soul.