What does the word vigorous mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Vigorousness.

  • Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Full of vigor; robust.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to vigor.

Usage examples for vigorous

  1. I thought we would all be better satisfied if we were to pitch in and make a vigorous effort, even if we failed in the end, rather than to quit at this early stage of the hunt. – A Gold Hunter's Experience by Chalkley J. Hambleton
  2. And from the beginning of the struggle this radical evil was and is the want of earnestness, of a firm purpose, and of a straight, vigorous policy by the administration. – Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862 by Adam Gurowski
  3. It was sent out some time between 1870 and 1880. Vine vigorous, hardy, productive. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick