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trait of being active; moving or acting rapidly and energetically activeness , activity
rapidly progressing leukemia acute leukemia
genus with one species that is a rapidly growing climbing vine with tuberous roots; grown in hot climates Agdestis , genus Agdestis
European grass spreading rapidly by creeping rhizomes; naturalized in North America as a weed Agropyron repens , couch grass , dog grass , quack grass , quackgrass , quick grass , witch grass , witchgrass
deciduous rapidly growing tree of China with foliage like sumac and sweetish fetid flowers; widely planted in United States as a street tree because of its resistance to pollution Ailanthus altissima , tree of heaven , tree of the gods
severe respiratory disease of birds that takes the form of an acute rapidly fatal pneumonia in young chickens and turkeys aspergillosis , brooder pneumonia
light soft silver-white metallic element of the alkali metal group; oxidizes rapidly in air and reacts violently with water; is abundant in nature in combined forms occurring in sea water and in carnallite and kainite and sylvite atomic number 19 , K , potassium
speak rapidly babble , blabber , chatter , jabber , palaver , prattle
someone whose career progresses rapidly ball of fire , go-getter , whiz-kid , whizz-kid
rotating a log rapidly in the water (as a competitive sport) birling , logrolling
reflex that closes and opens the eyes rapidly blink , blinking , eye blink , nictation , nictitation , wink , winking
develop rapidly burgeon , flourish
move rapidly and out of control careen , career
rapidly growing deciduous tree of low mountainsides of China and Japan; grown as an ornamental for its dark blue-green candy-scented foliage that becomes yellow to scarlet in autumn Cercidiphyllum japonicum , katsura tree
form of lightning that moves rapidly in a zigzag path with one end divided (fork-like) chain lightning , forked lightning
perennial herbs of Europe and Iran; make rapidly growing groundcover for shaded areas comfrey , cumfrey
shape of something rotating rapidly convolution , swirl , vortex , whirl
accelerator that imparts energies of several million electron-volts to rapidly moving particles cyclotron
person or other animal that moves abruptly and rapidly darter
tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows) drill
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