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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [en-er-jet-ik]
    • /ˈhaɪ pər ˌe-nər-ˈje-tik/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [en-er-jet-ik]
    • /ˈhaɪ pər ˌe-nər-ˈje-tik/

Definitions of hyper-energetic word

  • adjective hyper-energetic possessing or exhibiting energy, especially in abundance; vigorous: an energetic leader. 1
  • adjective hyper-energetic powerful in action or effect; effective: to take energetic measures against crime. 1

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Origin of hyper-energetic

First appearance:

before 1645
One of the 44% oldest English words
1645-55; < Greek energētikós, equivalent to energē- (en- en-2 + ergē-, variant stem of ergeîn to be active; see energy) + -tikos -tic

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Parts of speech for Hyper-energetic


hyper-energetic popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 79% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

Synonyms for hyper-energetic

adj hyper-energetic

  • absurdly — utterly or obviously senseless, illogical, or untrue; contrary to all reason or common sense; laughably foolish or false: an absurd explanation.
  • deliriously — Pathology. affected with or characteristic of delirium.
  • dementedly — crazy; insane; mad.
  • devotedly — zealous or ardent in attachment, loyalty, or affection: a devoted friend.
  • directionless — the act or an instance of directing.

adv hyper-energetic

  • actively — engaged in action; characterized by energetic work, participation, etc.; busy: an active life.
  • agilely — quick and well-coordinated in movement; lithe: an agile leap.
  • animatedly — full of life, action, or spirit; lively; vigorous: an animated debate on the death penalty.
  • anticipatorily — of, showing, or expressing anticipation.
  • ardently — having, expressive of, or characterized by intense feeling; passionate; fervent: an ardent vow; ardent love.

adverb hyper-energetic

  • ambitiously — having ambition; eagerly desirous of achieving or obtaining success, power, wealth, a specific goal, etc.: ambitious students.
  • aspiringly — in an aspiring manner
  • assertively — confidently aggressive or self-assured; positive: aggressive; dogmatic: He is too assertive as a salesman.
  • cravingly — With longing or craving.
  • devoutly — Devoutly is used to emphasize how sincerely or deeply you hope for something or believe in something.

adjective hyper-energetic

  • dallying — Present participle of dally.
  • laggard — a person or thing that lags; lingerer; loiterer.

Antonyms for hyper-energetic

adj hyper-energetic

  • ac — AC is used to refer to an electric current that continually changes direction as it flows. AC is an abbreviation for 'alternating current'.
  • brand new — entirely new.
  • bright-eyed — eager; fresh and enthusiastic
  • brisk — A brisk activity or action is done quickly and in an energetic way.
  • bushy-tailed — bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, fresh, alert, eager, and lively

adjective hyper-energetic

  • activated — to make active; cause to function or act.
  • electric — Of, worked by, charged with, or producing electricity.
  • electrical — Operating by or producing electricity.
  • juiced — intoxicated from alcohol; drunk: When arrested he was definitely juiced.
  • neoteric — modern; new; recent.

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