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activity

ac·tiv·i·ty

activity

 
pronunciation:
aek tI vih ti
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part of speech: noun
inflections: activities
definition 1: the condition of being active or doing something.
Young children need activity and should be encouraged to play.
synonyms:
energy, motion, movement
similar words:
commotion, engagement, flurry, fuss, practice, process, stir
definition 2: a thing that people spend time doing.
My favorite activity after school is soccer.
 
synonyms:
act, action, deed, event, occurrence, pursuit, work
similar words:
assignment, endeavor, enterprise, feat, happening, labor, practice, project, task, venture
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