English to Afrikaans Meaning :: active

aktief
Active :
aktiewe
- aktieweaktiefactivenessaktiewenonactive
 

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Noun(1) chemical agent capable of activity(2) the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb(3) a person who is a participating member of an organization
Adjective(1) tending to become more severe or wider in scope(2) engaged in or ready for military or naval operations(3) disposed to take action or effectuate change(4) taking part in an activity(5) characterized by energetic activity(6) exerting influence or producing a change or effect(7) full of activity or engaged in continuous activity(8) in operation(9) (of the sun(10) (11) (used of verbs (e.g. `to run', e.g. `running' in `running water'(12) (of e.g. volcanos(13) engaged in full-time work

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(1) Generally, Quokkas sleep during the day, but they are very active at night.(2) Deception Island is a historically active volcano with the last eruptions about 30 years ago.(3) He has an active social life, and snowboards and plays representation level soccer.(4) Whilst it has long been thought that eels are scavengers, we now know that in many fisheries eels are active hunters, feeding upon live prey.(5) But several hunts organized by the city government over the past months turned up empty-handed, apparently since cold-blooded reptiles are not very active during the chillier months.(6) I get quite depressed in the winter if I don't stay very physically active .(7) Dad was always interested and active in church work.(8) Cosmetic lotions and potions don't contain enough of the active ingredient they boast to have any noticeable effect.(9) The project required the students to become active participants in the course.(10) to keep the brain active(11) Keeping busy and leading an active life are all part of the big picture for Mrs Morris.(12) His brother, Geer van Velde (1898 - 1977), was also a painter and likewise active mainly in France.(13) The children of this class who are now in their early twenties remember little or nothing of Soviet privation and are active on the nightlife social scene.(14) The Jobs Club has been very active and busy since it got up and running at the beginning of the year.(15) An active bypass circuit for use with a battery pack having a plurality of cells and method of operation thereof.(16) Tracy has turned the passive into the active ; she is a thrill seeker.
Related Words
(1) active voice ::
aktiewe stem
(2) be active ::
wees aktief
(3) active ingredients ::
aktiewe bestanddele
(4) active duty ::
aktiewe diens
(5) active dry yeast ::
aktiewe droƫ gis
(6) active volcano ::
aktiewe vulkaan
(7) active listening ::
aktiewe luister
(8) active learning ::
aktiewe leer
(9) active cell ::
aktiewe sel
(10) sexually active ::
seksueel aktief
Synonyms
Adjective
1. energetic ::
energieke
2. hard-working ::
hardwerkend
3. operative ::
operatiewe
4. dynamic ::
dinamies
6. fighting ::
veg
7. alive ::
lewendig
Noun
8. active voice ::
aktiewe stem
Antonyms
1. broken ::
gebroke
2. dead ::
dood
3. inactive ::
onaktiewe
4. inoperative ::
ondiensbaar
Different Forms
active, actively, activeness, actives, nonactive, nonactives, proactive
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and I think he can be helpful to me
on another active investigation.

and I think he can be helpful to me on another ACTIVE investigation.

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 10


AMY:
I say active galactic nuclei
at cosmological distances

AMY: I say ACTIVE galactic nuclei at cosmological distances

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 18


...highly active, highly profitable
marketplace.

...highly ACTIVE, highly profitable marketplace.

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 8


Hawaii is a former leper colony
on top of an active volcano

Hawaii is a former leper colony on top of an ACTIVE volcano

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 16


The infection no longer
appears to be active.

The infection no longer appears to be ACTIVE.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 3


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