Definition of active | Unscramble active


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • active is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 11 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • active is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 13 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of active

  • engaged in or ready for military or naval operations (adjective)

    Examples

    1. on active duty

    Synonyms

    1. combat-ready
    2. fighting

  • chemical agent capable of activity (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. active agent

  • (used of verbs (e.g. `to run') and participial adjectives (e.g. `running' in `running water')) expressing action rather than a state of being (adjective)

    Synonyms

    1. dynamic

  • taking part in an activity (adjective)

    Examples

    1. an active member of the club
    2. he was politically active

    Synonyms

    1. participating

  • in operation (adjective)

    Examples

    1. an active tradition

    Synonyms

    1. alive

  • the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb (noun)

    Examples

    1. `The boy threw the ball' uses the active voice

    Synonyms

    1. active voice

  • a person who is a participating member of an organization (noun)

    Examples

    1. the club issues a list of members, both the actives and the retirees

  • characterized by energetic activity (adjective)

    Examples

    1. an active toddler
    2. active as a gazelle
    3. an active man is a man of action

  • disposed to take action or effectuate change (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a director who takes an active interest in corporate operations
    2. an active antagonism
    3. he was active in drawing attention to their grievances

  • engaged in full-time work (adjective)

    Examples

    1. active duty
    2. though past retirement age he is still active in his profession

  • exerting influence or producing a change or effect (adjective)

    Examples

    1. an active ingredient

  • expressing that the subject of the sentence has the semantic function of actor: (adjective)

    Examples

    1. Hemingway favors active constructions

  • full of activity or engaged in continuous activity (adjective)

    Examples

    1. an active seaport
    2. an active bond market
    3. an active account

  • (of e.g. volcanos) capable of erupting (adjective)

  • (of e.g. volcanos) erupting or liable to erupt (adjective)

    Examples

    1. active volcanos

  • (of the sun) characterized by an increased occurrence of sunspots and flares and radio emissions (adjective)

  • tending to become more severe or wider in scope (adjective)

    Examples

    1. active tuberculosis

See definition of active in Merriam Webster

We have unscrambled the word active

6 letter words from active 1 words

  • active

5 letter words from active 5 words

  • cavie
  • civet
  • evict
  • vatic
  • vitae

4 letter words from active 11 words

  • cate
  • cave
  • cite
  • cive
  • etic
  • tace
  • tice
  • viae
  • vice
  • vita
  • vite

3 letter words from active 24 words

  • ace
  • act
  • ait
  • ate
  • ave
  • cat
  • cit
  • eat
  • eta
  • ice
  • ita
  • tae
  • tai
  • tav
  • tea
  • tec
  • tic
  • tie
  • vac
  • vae
  • vat
  • vet
  • via
  • vie

2 letter words from active 9 words

  • ae
  • ai
  • at
  • ea
  • et
  • it
  • ta
  • te
  • ti