adjective, live·li·er, live·li·est.
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He writes with great historical knowledge, insight and liveliness.
In the glass, this translates into liveliness on the palate and flavors with pinpoint clarity and persistence.
The doctor had not realized before the boldness and liveliness of his companion's mind.The Secret Places of the Heart|H. G. Wells
He began to put questions concerning his new home, and its inhabitants, with greater interest and liveliness.Wuthering Heights|Emily Bronte
It all helps to keep up the liveliness and augment the general sense of swiftness and energy and confusion and pow-wow.Following the Equator, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
The guests follow the host's example, and a momentary rally of liveliness ensues.Ask Momma|R. S. Surtees
Still, the outlook pleased the eye, nor was the chamber itself lacking in liveliness.The Castle Inn|Stanley John Weyman