Definition Of lively


full of life and energy; active and outgoing.

she joined a lively team of reporters

Example Of lively

  • A lively discussion followed about costs and convenience.

  • Active, lively and rugged, they make fun-loving and gentle pets.

  • Although a lively and outgoing teenager, he lives with the effects of what his father, Greg, termed ‘subtle neurological damage’.

  • And steps are being taken to create a lively atmosphere.

  • As it happened, I had a fairly lively and animated discussion with the governor on monetary policy, my favourite hobby horse.

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