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Definition of the noun aliveness

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noun - plural: alivenesses

  1. the condition of living or the state of being alive
  2. the property of being animated; having animal life as distinguished from plant life

Alternative definition of the noun aliveness


  1. The state of being alive; exuberance, intensity.


Aliveness, also referred to as Alive training describes martial arts training methods that are spontaneous, non-scripted, and dynamic. Alive training is performed with the intent to challenge or defeat rather than to demonstrate. Aliveness has also been defined in relation to martial arts techniques as an evaluation of combat effectiveness.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aliveness

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Google previewThe Creative Imperative (1986)

Human Growth and Planetary Evolution by Charles M. Johnston

While for some kinds of questions this is a close enough approximation of reality, for others, aliveness is a meaningful referent only if we carefully distinguish its different kinds, qualities and domains. None the less, the exercise is significant.

Google previewFrom Fear to Fulfillment (2014)

Love's Dark Edges by Douglas C. Myers, PhD

Greater aliveness is a consequence of passion. To feel passion is to be a joyful person. The joy in passion is living more fully. Joyfulness is the ripened fruit of passion's tree. The savoring of love's passion stimulates one's enthusiasm, ...

Google previewMusic of Silence (2009)

A Sacred Journey Through the Hours of the Day by Brother David Steindl-Rast, Sharon Lebell

This is the time to appreciate the life pulsing in our veins and to realize that our aliveness is the divine life-breath within us. We all are Adam— “earthlings”—into whose nostrils God blows the divine life-breath. Genesis says, “And so Adam be- ...

Google previewThe School News and Practical Educator (1913)

Social and industrial aliveness is the distinguishing feature. Ceremonies of Christening. The christening of one of these schools is an event. The people of the country side, embracing at least a township, are gathered for a day of enjoyment.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Phenomenology (2013)

Such phenomena are, for instance, spatiality, temporality, materiality, relationality , thingness, aliveness, the divine, or the absolute. Methods, observations, and definitions, says Scheler, presuppose that which is to be found or clarified by them.

Google previewThe Novelist's Lexicon (2010)

Writers on the Words That Define Their Work by Villa Gillet/ Le Monde

We alter, evolve through decades of experience, stepping more deeply into aliveness (these rich, then richer years) as death rises up to greet us. The irony is so great as to be theatrical, arranged, tragicomic. Love in the heart, terror in the ...

Google previewDictionary of Psychopathology (2012)

by Henry Kellerman

True and false self—Winnicott conceptualized the true self and the “inherited potential” of sensory motor aliveness, which continues to be expressed and evolves with the responsive environment.

Google previewThe Million Word Crossword Dictionary (2010)

by Stanley Newman, Daniel Stark

__-aware: 4 well awareness: 3 ken, wit 4 wits 5 grasp, light, sense 6 acumen, memory 7 feeling, insight 8 judgment, keenness 9 alertness, aliveness, attention, knowledge, sensation, sentience 10 cognizance, experience, observance, ...

Google previewThe Love, Sex, and Relationship Dream Dictionary (2016)

Your Guide to Interpreting 1,000 Common Dreams and Symbols about Your Romantic Life by Kelly Sullivan Walden

The aliveness in the body ...

Google previewSimon & Schuster Super Crossword Puzzle Dictionary And Reference Book (1999)

by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions

snappy, strong, whippy; 7 cutting, glowing, springy; 8 animated, bustling, incisive, piercing, rattling, spanking, spirited; 9 resilient, sparkling, vivacious liven: 7 animate, enliven, liven up; 10 invigorate liveness: 9 aliveness; 11 animateness live ...

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Aliveness Meaning

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Scrabble value of A1L1I1V4E1N1E1S1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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