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adverb     actively pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    with the aim of making something happen, rather than just hoping that it will

    Are you actively looking for work at the moment?

  2. 2
    in a practical or enthusiastic way

    He’s been actively involved in politics for 30 years.

  3. 3
    used for emphasis generally

    She did not like her son’s friends, but was not actively hostile to them.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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