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lively

adjective uk   /ˈlaɪv.li/ us  
B1 full of energy and enthusiasm; interesting and exciting : It's hard work teaching a class of lively children. a lively city They take a lively interest in their grandchildren. There was some lively discussion at the meeting. (of colours) bright and strong: The room was painted a lively electric blue.
liveliness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
(Definition of lively from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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