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livelyadjective

 us   /ˈlɑɪv·li/
having or showing a lot of energy and enthusiasm, or showing interesting and exciting thought: We have a lively group of seniors who meet to discuss the books they’ve read. Imelda takes a lively interest in politics.
liveliness
noun [U]  us   /ˈlɑɪv·li·nəs/
(Definition of lively from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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livelyadjective

uk   /ˈlaɪv.li/  us   /ˈlaɪv.li/
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.

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liveliness
noun [U] uk   /ˈlaɪv.li.nəs/  us   /ˈlaɪv.li.nəs/
(Definition of lively from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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