Pronunciation of Alive
/ɐlˈa͡ɪv/, /ɐlˈaɪv/, /ɐ_l_ˈaɪ_v/
Antonyms for alive:
absent, unanimated, inert, idle, defunct, breathless, fallen, nonextant, dead, stillborn, sleepy, dormant, latent, inanimate, lifeless, nonexistent, moribund, dull, kaput, insensitive, unworkable, unusable, fallow, vanished, deceased, inoperable, dying, asleep, cold.
Synonyms for alive:
cheerfully, joyful, working, blithely, merrily, wild, dynamite, sassy, exuberant, blithe, imaginative, hip, vibrant, happily, happy, cheerful, lighthearted, gaily, delighted, red hot, sentient, touched, bright, sunny, operating, fresh, satisfied, cognizant, intense, already, vigorous, conscious, sprightly.
engrossing, rich, sparkling, inspiring, juicy, scintillating, hypnotic, fascinating, stimulating, enthralling, mesmeric, diverting, notably, terrific, gripping, notable, exotic, colorful, inviting, intriguing, striking, mesmerizing, piquant, riveting, tempting, interestingly, inspirational, watchable, thought-provoking, quotable, consuming, compelling, arresting, spellbinding, interesting, absorbing.
Other synonyms and related words:
bubbly, eventful, watchful, juiced, exultant, hyperactive, overexcited, running, mouthwatering, Switched, snappy, biased, operative, tempting, irrepressible, thrilled, full of life, pulsating, existing, delighted, bouncy, expectant, immortal, zippy, anticipatory, thrilling, conscious, sentient, psyched, lively, brisk, adventurous, playful, agile, jolly, fast, sensible, observant, sensitive, amused, piquant, unrecorded, wrought-up, around, gaily, cheerful, Tickled, hot, content, virile, consuming, breezily, breathing, spanking, colorful, going, fascinated, energetic, diverting, alluring, fulfilled, gladly, blithe, extant, already, breezy, fresh, weak-kneed, scintillating, underway, bright, engrossing, Intrigued, working, white-hot, euphoric, viable, on, merrily, intelligent, fixated, revived, quick, stimulating, hip, life, chipper, effervescent, excited, cheery, vigorous, joyful, replete, heads-up, vivacious, rife, elated, modern-day, cognizant, sprightly, animate, awake, operational, peppy, electric, perky, mindful, active, animated, interesting, rambunctious, hypnotic, dizzy, mercurial, marvelous, spirited, feisty, happy, operating, alight, prevailing, surviving, wise, ware, intriguing, apprehensive, merry, dynamic, afoot, zoological, springy, existent, alert, vibrant, tame, gripping, exhilarating, feverish, functional, enlivened, compelling, delirious, witting, reanimated, functioning, agog, intense, engrossed, high-spirited, mesmerizing, quotable, upbeat, blithely, inspirational, sunny, frisky, aware, dynamite, intoxicating, arresting, current, rip-roaring, liveborn, seraphic, touched.
being active, full of life (adjective)
being animately existent (adjective)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Usage examples for alive:
- But come and see us to- morrow and find out whether we have got through it alive." - "The Duke's Children", Anthony Trollope.
- " You don't mean to say," exclaimed Mrs Null, " that Aunt Patsy is alive yet!" - "The Late Mrs. Null", Frank Richard Stockton.
- Child alive, that's Mrs. Amy's. - "The Cromptons", Mary J. Holmes.