Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ACTIVITIES

Of Rouquet's activities as an artist in England there are scant particulars.

Among my other activities, I wired the parlor for electric light.

I followed him about while he arranged for the termination of the day's activities.

Barbara was helping him, at least she called her activities "helping."

They discussed the village and the people in it and the church and its activities.

The three weeks prior to the fateful fourteenth had been crowded with activities.

But it was, of course, only one among the many of the Administration's activities.

To curtail the activities in one is not necessarily a favor to the other.

On the other hand, Beatrice had any number of activities to take up her time.

It was as if Miguel was a live partner in their activities, never forgotten by either.

WORD ORIGIN

in schoolwork sense, 1923, American English, from activity.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.