This page has 5 definitions of vivid in English and Spanish, Castilian. Vivid is an adjective, noun and verb. Also define these 11 related words and terms: perception, clear, detailed, powerful, image, bright, intense, colourful, vosotros, vosotras, and vivir.
English vivid definition
The noun sense (a type of marker pen) was genericized from a brand name.
- (of perception) Clear, detailed or powerful.
- (of an image) Bright, intense or colourful.
- 1963, Margery Allingham, chapter 1, in The China Governess:
- The half-dozen pieces […] were painted white and carved with festoons of flowers, birds and cupids. To display them the walls had been tinted a vivid blue which had now faded, but the carpet, which had evidently been stored and recently relaid, retained its original turquoise.
Colourful definitionBritain standard spelling of .
- Full of life, strikingly alive.
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vivid (plural vivids)
- (New Zealand) A felt-tipped permanent marker.
- vivid in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- vivid in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
Spanish vivid definition