noun, plural ac·tiv·i·ties.
- the number of atoms of a radioactive substance that disintegrate per unit of time, usually expressed in curies.
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OTHER WORDS FROM activitynon·ac·tiv·i·ty, noun, plural non·ac·tiv·i·ties.pre·ac·tiv·i·ty, noun, plural pre·ac·tiv·i·ties.su·per·ac·tiv·i·ty, noun, plural su·per·ac·tiv·i·ties.
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Example sentences from the Web for activity
They either blunt other economic activity or have too small of an overall impact to even measure.Why are local governments paying Amazon to destroy Main Street?|jakemeth|August 23, 2020|Fortune
Erdogan said he also expects “good news” from exploration activities in the eastern Mediterranean.Erdogan hails Turkey’s biggest ever energy discovery. The markets are unimpressed|Bernhard Warner|August 21, 2020|Fortune
Spotify has multiple detection measures in place monitoring fraud on the service to detect, investigate and deal with such activity.‘Game of whack-a-mole’: Spotify has a counterfeit podcast problem|Max Willens|August 21, 2020|Digiday
He said that some activity he’s seen in recent weeks has made him more optimistic for the rest of the year.As headwinds emerge, DTC brands bet on early growth to carry them through the rest of the year|Anna Hensel|July 27, 2020|Digiday
For me, I just like the activity, and the activity just happens to make money.The Gospel According to Nick Denton—What Next For The Gawker Founder?|Lloyd Grove|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Power generation and production is not the sort of activity one usually associates with skiing.
If a person looks like they are alive, but their brain shows no signs of activity, is this person dead or alive?
It is also overwhelmingly pro-regime, and since the start of Syrian unrest the region has become a hotbed of pro-Assad activity.
The play of Sunday, the play of being angels in the choir, is not just a peripheral secondary marginal realm of activity.
Thus one aims at, say, a rabbit; what he wants is to shoot straight: a certain kind of activity.Democracy and Education|John Dewey
Joshua's activity during the last years of his life forms an important part of the history of his times.History of the Jews, Vol. II (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
But his activity at this period was directed to a different aim than that of the former one.Mystics and Saints of Islam|Claud Field
It is to ascertain the meaning of present activities and to secure, so far as possible, a present activity with a unified meaning.Human Nature and Conduct|John Dewey
Its activity was quite marvellous, and it was very playful and elegant in its motions.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon|Robert A. Sterndale
British Dictionary definitions for activity
noun plural -ties
- the capacity of a substance to undergo chemical change
- the effective concentration of a substance in a chemical system. The absolute activity of a substance B, λ B, is defined as exp (μ B RT) where μ B is the chemical potential