vivid ADJECTIVE 1) producing powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind. 2) (of a colour) intensely deep or bright.
DERIVATIVES vividly adverb vividness noun.
ORIGIN originally in the sense «lively, vigorous»: from Latin vividus, from vivere 'to live' .

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