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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 vig·or /ˈvɪgɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vig·or n.
 1. Active strength or force of body or mind; capacity for exertion, physically, intellectually, or morally; force; energy.
    The vigor of this arm was never vain.   --Dryden.
 2. Strength or force in animal or vegetable nature or action; as, a plant grows with vigor.
 3. Strength; efficacy; potency.
 But in the fruithful earth . . .
 His beams, unactive else, their vigor find.   --Milton.
 Note:Vigor and its derivatives commonly imply active strength, or the power of action and exertion, in distinction from passive strength, or strength to endure.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vig·or, v. t. To invigorate.  [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an exertion of force; "he plays tennis with great energy"
           [syn: energy, vigour]
      2: active strength of body or mind [syn: vigour]
      3: an imaginative lively style (especially style of writing);
         "his writing conveys great energy" [syn: energy, vigour,