But there are also those to whom this act becomes not a transition for sex, but the center of activity.
The activity is nearly exclusive to a bar setting, and the participants are normally intoxicated.
The activity was so intense that there is now a severe shortage of fancy apartments for sale in New York.
But the swirl of activity around her will reach its fevered pitch on November 24 when her lawyers launch her appeal.
The investigation stalled in 2008 over a wide range of questions about activity possibly related to developing nuclear weapons.
It enervates the powers of the mind, and benumbs the activity of man.
Early were hammers ringing on anvils in the Dragon Court, and all was activity.
He was a short wrinkled old man, but appeared to possess great vigour and activity.
Its attributes of youth are the activity and eager life with which it is redundant.
The activity and strength of the Frenchman were so great that a skilful pugilist would have found difficulty in handling him.
c.1400, "active or secular life," from Old French activité, from Medieval Latin activitatem (nominative activitas), a word in Scholastic philosophy, from Latin activus (see active). Meaning "state of being active, briskness, liveliness" recorded from 1520s; that of "capacity for acting on matter" is from 1540s.
activity ac·tiv·i·ty (āk-tĭv'ĭ-tē)
A physiological process.
The presence of neurogenic electrical energy in electroencephalography..
An ideal concentration for which the law of mass action will apply perfectly.
The intensity of a radioactive source.
The ability to take part in a chemical reaction.