Synonyms for alive
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to keep the fire alive; to keep the affections alive.
The Boyne, for a quarter of a mile, was alive with muskets and green boughs. -- Thomas Babington Macaulay.
Tremblingly alive to nature's laws. -- William Falconer.
Northumberland was the proudest man alive. --Edward Hyde Clarendon.
English Synonyms and Antonyms
Alive applies to all degrees of life, from that which shows one to be barely existing or existent as a living thing, as when we say he is just alive, to that which implies the very utmost of vitality and power, as in the words "he is all alive," "thoroughly alive." So the word quick, which began by signifying "having life," is now mostly applied to energy of life as shown in swiftness of action. Breathing is capable of like contrast. We say of a dying man, he is still breathing; or we speak of a breathing statue, or "breathing and sounding, beauteous battle,"
TennysonPrincess can. v, l. 155, where it means having, or seeming to have, full and vigorous breath, abundant life. Compare ACTIVE; ALERT; NIMBLE.
Alive in every nerve; alive to every noble impulse; alive with fervor, hope, resolve; alive through all his being.
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"the happiest person alive"; "the nerve is alive"; "doctors are working hard to keep him alive"; "burned alive"; "a live canary"
(often followed by `with') full of life and spirit
"she was wonderfully alive for her age"; "a face alive with mischief"
having life or vigor or spirit
"an animated and expressive face"; "animated conversation"; "became very animated when he heard the good news"
(followed by `to' or `of') aware of
"is alive to the moods of others"
"keep hope alive"; "the tradition was still alive"; "an active tradition"
alert, alive(p), awake(p)adjective
mentally perceptive and responsive;"an alert mind"
"alert to the problems"; "alive to what is going on"; "awake to the dangers of her situation"; "was now awake to the reality of his predicament"
capable of erupting
"a live volcano"; "the volcano is very much alive"
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We don't know if he has been transferred to another prison, a camp, or if he's even alive.
If Some Philadelphia officials don’t do this, more people are going to continue to die, imagine if your daughter was out there injecting heroin every day – you would try everything you could do to keep her alive.
We're just so thankful for the doctors that took care of him and the amount of prayers that went up, we really feel strongly that God kept him alive for reason.
In these troublesome times, it is our responsibility to offer this service to everyone, most importantly, we want to keep the breweries and bar community alive.
I wasn't expected to be alive today, i wasn't expected to make it to October, and then to November, and then to December. And yet, here I am, and today, got some problems, but I'm feeling pretty good today.
Translations for alive
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- тере, иҫәнBashkir
- чувствителен, енергичен, жив, оживен, гъмжащBulgarian
- viuCatalan, Valencian
- живъOld Church Slavonic, Church Slavonic, Old Bulgarian
- eloisa, elävä, pirteä, reipas, vilkasFinnish
- vivant, en vieFrench
- beòScottish Gaelic
- जीता, सजीव, जीवित, ज़िंदाHindi
- élő, élénk, eleven, életben lévőHungarian
- կենդանի, ողջ, սաղArmenian
- animato, attivo, vivoItalian
- زندوی, زندوKurdish
- liewegLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- സജീവം, ജീവനുള്ളMalayalam
- क्रियाशिल, सजीव, सक्रिय, जिवंतMarathi
- levendig, levendDutch
- i liveNorwegian
- ژوندىPashto, Pushto
- viv, veivRomansh
- живо́й, в живы́хRussian
- जीव, जीवितSanskrit
- bivu, biu, viu, bibuSardinian
- жив, živSerbo-Croatian
- živ, živahenSlovene
- sağ, canlı, diri, yaşam doluTurkish
- زندہ, جیتاUrdu
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