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noun as in state of being active

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What I discovered about sunflower seeds then, and continue to love about them now, is that, as with many worthwhile things, they are about the process, as much an activity as a food.

From Eater

This helped confirm economic activity in the third-quarter has greatly surprised to the upside.

From Fortune

For participating in activities like swimming and yoga and completing health screenings and immunizations, users can earn a maximum of around $280 over the program’s two-year run.

From Fortune

Noonan said his wife, a hairstylist, monitors the online activity of their daughters more closely than he does, and that their work is often a topic of conversation when the family convenes in the evening.

He has also resisted changing the computer models, they said, including adding new types of data that’s standard at other firms such as tracking oil tankers and credit card activity.

From Fortune

The most recent activity had a high point of 3.6 on the Richter Scale.

“There is nothing whatsoever in the video which supports the charges—it shows no criminal activity,” Bakir said.

The masterpiece is huge, but structurally flawed and terribly vulnerable to seismic activity.

Moreover, trucks, dust, and boomtown stress are the effects of any large-scale industrial activity.

Some of them, including Kurnosova, escaped the country as they faced a possible jail term for their opposition activity.

Other factors being equal, the amount of urea indicates the activity of metabolism.

In disease, the amount of solids depends mainly upon the activity of metabolism and the ability of the kidneys to excrete.

No young Cave Swallows were taken and gonads of adults were in various stages of reproductive activity.

It is the will directing the activity of the intellect into some particular channel and keeping it there.

Both animal and man seemed to be dozing, but they woke into activity when the sahib approached.


On this page you'll find 122 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to activity, such as: action, enterprise, exercise, life, movement, and activeness.

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