1 relating to the motion of material bodies and the forces associated therewith; "kinetic energy"
2 characterized by motion; "modern dance has been called kinetic pantomime"
3 supplying motive force; "the complex civilization of which Rome was the kinetic center"- H.O.Taylor [syn: energizing, energising]
EtymologyFrom (kinētikos) "one who puts in motion", from (kineō) "to move, to put in motion".
- Rhymes: -ɛtɪk
relating to motion
Kinetic may refer to:
active, acute, aggressive, animated, brisk, dynamic, electrodynamic, energetic, enterprising, enthusiastic, forceful, forcible, full of pep, geodynamic, go-go, hearty, impetuous, incisive, intense, keen, kinematic, lively, living, lusty, mettlesome, peppy, radiodynamic, robust, smacking, snappy, spanking, spirited, strenuous, strong, take-charge, take-over, trenchant, vibrant, vigorous, vivacious, vivid, zestful, zesty, zippy