Activity


Activity
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Activity->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ activity
activity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ briskness
briskness
liveliness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ animation
animation
life
vivacity
spirit
dash
energy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ snap
snap
vim
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ nimbleness
nimbleness
agility
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ smartness
smartness
quickness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ velocity
velocity
&c. 274
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ alacrity
alacrity
promptitude
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ despatch
despatch
dispatch
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ expedition
expedition
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ haste
haste
&c. 684
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ punctuality
punctuality
&c.(early) 132
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ eagerness
eagerness
zeal
ardor
perfervidum aingenium
empressement
earnestness
intentness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ abandon
abandon
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ vigor
vigor
&c.(physical energy) 171
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ devotion
devotion
&c.(resolution) 604
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ exertion
exertion
&c. 686
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ industry
industry
assiduity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ assiduousness
assiduousness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ sedulity
sedulity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ laboriousness
laboriousness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ drudgery
drudgery
&c.(labor) 686
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ painstaking
painstaking
diligence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ perseverance
perseverance
&c. 604a
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ indefatigation|
indefatigation|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ habits of business
habits of business
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ vigilance
vigilance
&c. 459
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ wakefulness
wakefulness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ sleeplessness
sleeplessness
restlessness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ insomnia
insomnia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ pervigilium
pervigilium
insomnium
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ racketing
racketing
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ movement
movement
bustle
stir
fuss
ado
bother
pottering
fidget
fidgetiness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ flurry
flurry
&c.(haste) 684
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ officiousness
officiousness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ dabbling
dabbling
meddling
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ interference
interference
interposition
intermeddling
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ tampering with
tampering with
intrigue
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ press of business
press of business
no sinecure
plenty to do
many irons in the fire
great doings
busy hum of men
battle of life
thick of the action
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ housewife
housewife
busy bee
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ new brooms
new brooms
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ sharp fellow
sharp fellow
sharp blade
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ devotee
devotee
enthusiast
zealot
meddler
intermeddler
intriguer
busybody
pickthank
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ hummer
hummer
hustler
live man
=>(U.S.)
rustler
???>*
=>(U.S.)
PARAG:Activity->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be active
be active
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ busy oneself in
busy oneself in
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stir
stir
stir about
stir one's stumps
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bestir oneself
bestir oneself
rouse oneself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ speed
speed
hasten
peg away
lay about one
bustle
fuss
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ raise up
raise up
kick up a dust
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ push
push
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make a push
make a push
make a fuss
make a stir
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ go ahead
go ahead
push forward
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ fight one's way
fight one's way
elbow one's way
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make progress
make progress
&c. 282
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ toll
toll
&c.(labor) 686
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ plod
plod
persist
&c.(persevere) 604a
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ keep up the ball
keep up the ball
keep the pot boiling
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ look sharp
look sharp
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ have all one's eyes about one
have all one's eyes about one
&c.(vigilance) 459
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ rise
rise
arouse oneself
hustle
get up early
be about
keep moving
steal a march
kill two birds with one stone
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ seize the opportunity
seize the opportunity
&c. 134
lose no time
not lose a moment
make the most of one's time
not suffer the grass to grow under one's feet
improve the shining hour
make short work of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ dash off
dash off
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ make haste
make haste
&c. 684
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ do one's best take pains
do one's best take pains
&c.(exert oneself) 686
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ do wonders
do wonders
work wonders
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ have many irons in the fire
have many irons in the fire
have one's hands full
have much on one's hands
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ have other things to do
have other things to do
have other fish to fry
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ be busy
be busy
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ not have a moment to spare
not have a moment to spare
not have a moment that one can call one's own
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ have one's fling
have one's fling
run the round of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ go all lengths
go all lengths
stick at nothing
run riot
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ outdo
outdo
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ overdo
overdo
overact
overlay
overshoot the mark
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ make a toil of a pleasure
make a toil of a pleasure
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ have a hand in
have a hand in
&c.(act in) 680
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ take an active part
take an active part
put in one's oar
have a finger in the pie
mix oneself up with
trouble
one's head about
intrigue
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ agitate
agitate
GRP: \\ V \\ 7
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ tamper with
tamper with
meddle
moil
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ intermeddle
intermeddle
interfere
interpose
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ obtrude
obtrude
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ poke one's nose in
poke one's nose in
thrust one's nose in
PARAG:Activity->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ active
active
brisk
brisk as a lark
brisk as a bee
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lively
lively
animated
vivacious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ alive
alive
alive and kicking
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ frisky
frisky
spirited
stirring
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ nimble
nimble
nimble as a squirrel
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ agile
agile
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ light-footed
light-footed
nimble-footed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ featly
featly
tripping
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ quick
quick
prompt
yare
instant
ready
alert
spry
sharp
smart
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ fast
fast
&c.(swift) 274
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ quick as a lamplighter
quick as a lamplighter
expeditious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ awake
awake
broad awake
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ go-ahead
go-ahead
live
=>(U.S.)
wide-awake
&c.(intelligent) 498
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ forward
forward
eager
strenuous
zealous
enterprising
in earnest
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ resolute
resolute
&c. 604
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ industrious
industrious
assiduous
diligent
sedulous
notable
painstaking
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ intent
intent
&c.(attention) 457
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ indefatigable
indefatigable
&c.(persevering) 604a
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ unwearied
unwearied
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ unsleeping
unsleeping
never tired
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ plodding
plodding
hardworking
&c. 686
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ businesslike
businesslike
workaday
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ bustling
bustling
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ restless
restless
restless as a hyena
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ fussy
fussy
fidgety
pottering
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ busy
busy
busy as hen with one chicken
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 7
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ working
working
at work
on duty
in harness
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ up in arms
up in arms
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ on one's legs
on one's legs
at call
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ up and doing
up and doing
up and stirring
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 8
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ busy
busy
occupied
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ hard at work
hard at work
hard at it
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ up to one's ears in
up to one's ears in
full of business
busy as a bee
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 9
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 9 \\ meddling
meddling
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 9 \\ meddlesome
meddlesome
pushing
officious
overofficious
intrigant
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 10
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 10 \\ astir
astir
stirring
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 10 \\ agoing
agoing
afoot
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 10 \\ on foot
on foot
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 10 \\ in full swing
in full swing
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 10 \\ eventful
eventful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 10 \\ on the alert
on the alert
&c.(vigilant) 459
PARAG:Activity->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ actively
actively
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ with life and spirit
with life and spirit
with might and main
&c. 686
with haste
&c. 684
with wings
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ full tilt
full tilt
in mediis rebus
PARAG:Activity->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ be alive
be alive
look alive
look sharp
=>!
move on
push on
=>!
keep moving
=>!
go ahead
=>!
stir your stumps
=>!
age quod agis
=>!
jaldi
=>!
karo
=>!
step lively
=>!

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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