Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)

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Activity (Page: 18)

Ac*tiv"i*ty (#), n.; pl. Activities (#). [Cf. F. activité, LL. activitas.] The state or quality of being active; nimbleness; agility; vigorous action or operation; energy; active force; as, an increasing variety of human activities. The activity of toil." Palfrey. Syn. -- Liveliness; briskness; quickness.