noun any specific behavior
- they avoided all recreational activity
noun the state of being active
- his sphere of activity
- he is out of action
noun an organic process that takes place in the body
bodily function; bodily process; body process.
noun (chemistry) the capacity of a substance to take part in a chemical reaction
noun a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)
action; natural process; natural action.
- the action of natural forces
- volcanic activity
noun the trait of being active; moving or acting rapidly and energetically
- the level of activity declines with age
Cf. F. activité
, LL. activitas
- The state or quality of being active; nimbleness; agility; vigorous action or operation; energy; active force; as, an increasing variety of human activities. "The activity of toil."
Syn. -- Liveliness; briskness; quickness.
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