Synonyms and Antonyms for elan-vital

1. elan vital (n.)

(biology) a hypothetical force (not physical or chemical) once thought by Henri Bergson to cause the evolution and development of organisms

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2. vital (adj.)

urgently needed; absolutely necessary

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3. vital (adj.)

manifesting or characteristic of life

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4. vital (adj.)

full of spirit

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5. vital (adj.)

performing an essential function in the living body

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6. elan (n.)

a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)

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7. elan (n.)

distinctive and stylish elegance

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8. elan (n.)

enthusiastic and assured vigor and liveliness

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