活潑

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See also: 活泼

Chinese[edit]

 
to live; alive; living; work; workmanship
splash; to spill; violent
trad. (活潑)
simp. (活泼)

Etymology[edit]

Short for earlier 活潑剌活泼剌, 活潑潑活泼泼; probably a compound of (huó) and onomatopoeia 潑剌泼剌, 潑潑泼泼.

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Adjective[edit]

活潑

  1. (of personality) lively; vivacious
  2. (of artistic style) vivid
  3. flexible; not stiff
  4. wealthy
  5. (chemistry) reactive; active; labile

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Verb[edit]

活潑

  1. to be flexible

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (活潑):