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1. vivid

adjective. ['ˈvɪvəd, ˈvɪvɪd'] evoking lifelike images within the mind.

Synonyms

  • lifelike
  • pictorial
  • graphic

Antonyms

  • colourless
  • dull
  • unpolished
  • inauspicious

Etymology

  • vividus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Vivid

  • livid

How do you pronounce vivid?

Pronounce vivid as ˈvɪvɪd.

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Sentences with vivid


1. Adjective
This tarantula is a deeper, less vivid blue than the cobalt blue but no less distinctive.

2. Noun, singular or mass
These beautiful baskets pop with vivid colors and stay attractive all summer long with minimal care.

Quotes about vivid


1. We've been surrounded by images of space our whole lives, from the speculative images of science fiction to the inspirational visions of artists to the increasingly beautiful pictures made possible by complex technologies. But whilst we have an overwhelmingly vivid visual understanding of space, we have no sense of what space sounds like.
- Honor Harger

2. To my young friends out there: Life can be great, but not when you can't see it. So, open your eyes to life: to see it in the vivid colors that God gave us as a precious gift to His children, to enjoy life to the fullest, and to make it count. Say yes to your life.
- Nancy Reagan

3. I think the warning labels on alcoholic beverages are too bland. They should be more vivid. Here is one I would suggest: "Alcohol will turn you into the same asshole your father was.
- George Carlin, When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops?

2. vivid

adjective. ['ˈvɪvəd, ˈvɪvɪd'] having the clarity and freshness of immediate experience.

Antonyms

  • achromatic

Etymology

  • vividus (Latin)

3. vivid

adjective. ['ˈvɪvəd, ˈvɪvɪd'] having striking color.

Synonyms

  • bright
  • brilliant
  • colorful

Antonyms

  • nonrepresentational
  • affected
  • spoken
  • implicit

Etymology

  • vividus (Latin)

4. vivid

adjective. ['ˈvɪvəd, ˈvɪvɪd'] (of color) having the highest saturation.

Synonyms

  • pure
  • saturated

Antonyms

  • unreal
  • impractical
  • impossible

Etymology

  • vividus (Latin)
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