One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a skinny, energetic young man’
active, lively, dynamic, zestful, spirited, animated, vital, vibrant, sparkling, bouncy, bubbly, perky, bright and breezy, frisky, sprightly, tireless, indefatigable, enthusiastic, zealous, fiery, passionate
informal peppy, zippy, sparky, full of get-up-and-go, full of vim and vigour, full of beans, full of the joys of spring, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed
North American informal go-go, peart
vigorous, strenuous, brisk, lively
rigorous, hard, arduous, demanding, taxing, tough
3‘an energetic advertising campaign’
forceful, aggressive, vigorous, high-powered, all-out, determined, zealous, fiery, impassioned, emphatic, bold, pushing, driving, effective, effectual, powerful, potent
intense, intensive, hard-hitting, pulling no punches
informal pushy, punchy, gutsy, in-your-face, go-ahead, high-octane, feisty
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