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Meaning of "vigorously" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF VIGOROUSLY

vigorously  [ˈvɪɡərəslɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VIGOROUSLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Vigorously is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES VIGOROUSLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of vigorously in the English dictionary

The first definition of vigorously in the dictionary is in a manner that is endowed with strength or vitality; robustly. Other definition of vigorously is in a manner that involves using a lot of energy, usually to do short and repeated actions. Vigorously is also in a manner that is done with great energy and enthusiasm.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VIGOROUSLY


amorously
ˈæmərəslɪ
boisterously
ˈbɔɪstərəslɪ
clangorously
ˈklæŋɡərəslɪ
dangerously
ˈdeɪndʒərəslɪ
generously
ˈdʒɛnərəslɪ
glamorously
ˈɡlæmərəslɪ
humorously
ˈhjuːmərəslɪ
languorously
ˈlæŋɡərəslɪ
murderously
ˈmɜːdərəslɪ
numerously
ˈnjuːmərəslɪ
obstreperously
əbˈstrɛpərəslɪ
ponderously
ˈpɒndərəslɪ
preposterously
prɪˈpɒstərəslɪ
prosperously
ˈprɒspərəslɪ
rancorously
ˈræŋkərəslɪ
rapturously
ˈræptʃərəslɪ
rigorously
ˈrɪɡərəslɪ
treacherously
ˈtretʃərəslɪ
ungenerously
ʌnˈdʒɛnərəslɪ
vociferously
vəˈsɪfərəslɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VIGOROUSLY

vigilant
vigilante
vigilantism
vigilantly
vigilantness
vigintillion
vigneron
vignette
vignetter
vignetting
vignettist
Vignola
Vigny
Vigo
vigorish
vigoro
vigoroso
vigorous
vigorousness
vigour

WORDS THAT END LIKE VIGOROUSLY

anonymously
cautiously
consciously
continuously
curiously
deliciously
deviously
enormously
famously
graciously
hilariously
meticulously
obviously
outrageously
previously
ridiculously
seriously
simultaneously
spontaneously
tremendously
unanimously

Synonyms and antonyms of vigorously in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «VIGOROUSLY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «vigorously» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of vigorously

Translation of «vigorously» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VIGOROUSLY

Find out the translation of vigorously to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of vigorously from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «vigorously» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

大力
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

vigorosamente
570 millions of speakers

English

vigorously
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सख्ती
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بقوة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

энергично
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

vigorosamente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সবলে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

vigoureusement
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bersungguh-sungguh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

energisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

精力的に
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

적극적으로
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kanthi kuat
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mạnh mẽ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கடுமையாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अति जलद घडणारी क्रिया
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kuvvetlice
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

vigorosamente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

energicznie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

енергійно
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

viguros
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σθεναρά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kragtig
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kraftigt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kraftig
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of vigorously

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VIGOROUSLY»

The term «vigorously» is quite widely used and occupies the 28.448 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VIGOROUSLY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «vigorously» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «vigorously» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about vigorously

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10 QUOTES WITH «VIGOROUSLY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word vigorously.
1
Tim Bishop
The residents and elected officials of Long Island have fought vigorously for many years and spent millions of dollars to preserve the quality of life that the Long Island Sound offers.
2
Martin Bormann
Films and gramophone records, music, books and buildings show clearly how vigorously a man's life and work go on after his 'death,' whether we feel it or not, whether we are aware of the individual names or not. There is no such thing as death according to our view!
3
Marc Cherry
I vigorously deny hitting Ms. Sheridan.
4
Evan G. Galbraith
The State Department desperately needs to be vigorously harnessed. It has too big a role to play in the formulation of foreign policy, and foreign policy is too important to be left up to foreign service officers.
5
George Gissing
For the man sound of body and serene of mind there is no such thing as bad weather; every day has its beauty, and storms which whip the blood do but make it pulse more vigorously.
6
Paul Haggis
I have never pretended to be the best Scientologist, but I openly and vigorously defended the church whenever it was criticized, as I railed against the kind of intolerance that I believed was directed against it. I had my disagreements, but I dealt with them internally.
7
Tim Harford
Cory Doctorow should be too busy for lunch. He's co-editor of, and a prolific contributor to, one of the most influential blogs in the world, Boing Boing. Over the past decade the Canadian-born writer has published 16 books, mostly science fiction novels. He campaigns vigorously on the politics of the digital age.
8
Jerome Hines
Happy is the person who cherishes the precious lessons of the past and lives vigorously in the present.
9
Jinato Hu
In the past 20 years and more since China embarked on the road of reform and opening up, we have moved steadfastly to promote political restructuring and vigorously build democratic politics under socialism.
10
Sri Mulyani Indrawati
Many emerging countries are facing the same issue of overheating and inflation because they have been vigorously expanding fiscal and monetary policy to counter the 2008 shock.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VIGOROUSLY»

Discover the use of vigorously in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to vigorously and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Albright's Chemical Engineering Handbook
... Produce Acetic anhydride (liquid) L Moderately steam Acetyl chloride L Vigorously steam and acid fumes Alumina, activated S Moderately steam Aluminum alkyls L Vigorously alkanes Aluminum alkyl halides L Vigorously alkanes Aluminum ...
Lyle Albright, 2008
2
Microarray Methods and Protocols
Place plate on orbital shaker, and shake vigorously for 1 min. 7. Deliver 50 μL IPA to each well. 8. Place plate on orbital shaker, and shake vigorously for 1 min. 9. Vortex MagMax beads to create uniform suspension. 10. Deliver 10 μL beads to ...
Robert S. Matson, 2009
3
Sat 2400: Aiming for the Perfect Score
The puppy scratches himself vigorously, and he probably has fleas. (A) vigorously, and he probably has fleas. (B) vigorously, and since he probably has fleas (C) vigorously; he probably has fleas (D) probably, because he vigorously has fleas ...
Linda Carnevale, Roselyn Teukolsky, 2008
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Works
However, that prince, whose cause you espouse, although never * so vigorously, is the principal in that war, and you, properly speaking, are but a second. Or a commonwealth may lie in danger to be overrun by a powerful neighbour, which, ...
Jonathan Swift, 1808
5
Quality Assurance in Spices and Spice Products
To mixture in Mojonnier tube, add 25 ml ether and shake vigorously for > 1 min. Add 25 ml pet ether and again shake vigorously > 1 min. To break emulsion, centrifuge for 5-10 min at 300 rpm, Decant ether-fat solution into flask, containing  ...
6
The Ultimate Bar Book: The Comprehensive Guide to Over 1,000 ...
Harbor Lights % ounce brandy % ounce Galliano Shake the ingredients vigorously with ice. Strain into a chilled shot glass. Drink in one gulp. IRA 1 ounce Irish whiskey 1 ounce Irish cream liqueur Shake the ingredients vigorously with ice.
Mittie Hellmich, 2010
7
Kundalini Yoga: In Search of the Miraculous
See how powerfully the ocean is breathing — and how vigorously the pine trees are breathing. Breathe with abandon. Invest your whole energy into it. Draw a deep breath in and then expel it as vigorously and fully. Do only one thing for these ...
Osho, 1997
8
Âh-âyîtaw Isi Ê-kî-kiskêyihtahkik Maskihkiy/They Knew Both ...
... very frequently wahyaweskamik IPC very far away VIEW s&kSwe- VAl appear, come into view VIGOROUSLY sdhke IPV strongly, vigorously, intensively s6hkekocin- VAl travel vigorously, travel at great speed sdhkekotS- Vll travel vigorously, ...
H. C. Wolfart, 2000
9
Defending Drinking Drivers
Furthermore, that “she shook it vigorously just to make sure everything was mixed up properly.” After the officer testified that the phlebotomist shook the tube of blood “vigorously,” the defendant's trial attorney asked the officer to read aloud a  ...
John A. Tarantino, Walter J. Frajola, 1986
10
The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes, ...
However, that prince, whose cause you espouse, although never* so vigorously! is the principal in that war, and you, properly speaking, are but a second. Or a commonwealth may lie in danger to be overrun by a powerful neighbour, which, ...
Jonathan Swift, Thomas Sheridan, John Nichols, 1812

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VIGOROUSLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term vigorously is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Obama vigorously challenges critics of landmark Iran deal
The president vigorously defended the nuclear deal with Iran, casting the historic accord as the only possibility to avert a nuclear arms race in the Middle East ... «U.S. News & World Report, Jul 15»
2
Airlines deny price collusion, say they 'compete vigorously'
"We are confident that the Justice Department will find what we know to be true: our members compete vigorously every day, and the traveling public has been ... «The Hill, Jul 15»
3
Centre pursuing black money cases vigorously: Jayant Sinha
Centre today said it is pursuing cases against people having black money stashed abroad "quite vigorously" and has lot of data about Indians having foreign ... «Daily News & Analysis, May 15»
4
Loblaw will 'vigorously defend' lawsuit over Rana Plaza factory …
"We believe that this claim is without merit and intend to vigorously defend our position," Kevin Groh, a spokesperson for Loblaw Companies Limited told CBC ... «CBC.ca, May 15»
5
Watching Hillary Clinton Nod Vigorously
Mostly, what Hillary Clinton did on Monday morning, as part of a panel discussion on urban issues held at the liberal think tank the Center for American Progress ... «Bloomberg, Mar 15»
6
Patrick Brazeau in Quebec court to 'vigorously' contest assault, sex …
GATINEAU, Que. — Suspended senator Patrick Brazeau goes on trial today on criminal charges that resulted in his expulsion two years ago from the federal ... «National Post, Mar 15»
7
Lawyer: Ribeiro to 'vigorously fight' $1M lawsuit alleging abuse of ex …
The lawyer representing Nashville center Mike Ribeiro — who's currently being sued by a former nanny — said his client will “vigorously fight” the lawsuit, which ... «NBCSports.com, Mar 15»
8
Aer Lingus to 'vigorously' defend claim for damages from Belfast …
Aer Lingus has said it will "vigorously defend" itself against a claim for damages from Belfast International Airport. The airline also described as "materially ... «BBC News, Feb 15»
9
UPDATE 1-Ghana's central bank ready to intervene "vigorously" this …
ACCRA, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Ghana's central bank is ready to intervene "vigorously" this year to ensure a much more stable currency, a senior bank official said ... «Reuters, Jan 15»
10
Carlos Larmond, 24, and Ashton Carleton Larmond, also 24, were …
The lawyer for twin brothers charged with terrorism-related offences says his clients intend to "vigorously defend" themselves against the allegations. «CTV News, Jan 15»

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