What does the word vigor mean?

Usage examples for vigor

  1. The man who is dead was in the full vigor of his life. – Phemie Frost's Experiences by Ann S. Stephens
  2. The whole scope of the New- Light philosophy is, by the vigor of this thing principle, as I have defined it, to keep the Whigs down and our modern school of New- Light Democrats up. – Quodlibet by John P. Kennedy
  3. Remember that it is her only haven of rest, and have it restful, if only for selfish reasons, for renewed bodily vigor means well- done work and a made- over disposition. – The Complete Home by Various