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Energetic and lively

active

adjective

someone who is active does a lot of different activities and has a lot of energy and interests

vital

adjective

full of energy and life

alive

adjective

full of energy and feeling happy and excited

alive

adjective

full of activity

dynamic

adjective

very lively and enthusiastic, with a lot of energy and determination

lively

adjective

full of energy and enthusiasm

energetic

adjective

an energetic person has a lot of energy and is very active

energetic

adjective

enthusiastic and determined

vigorous

adjective

full of energy, enthusiasm, or determination

animated

adjective

lively or active

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a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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