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dynamic

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1  —as in:
a dynamic personality
Definition energetic and enthusiastic — often inspiring others
  • a dynamic speaker
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • the dynamic president of the firm
  • I'm leading a double-life, a simple, honest warehouse worker by day, by night a dynamic czar of the underworld,
    Tennessee Williams  --  The Glass Menagerie
  • dynamic = energetic (on the move; making changes)
  • "Hitler is the government," said Miss Gates, and seizing an opportunity to make education dynamic, she went to the blackboard.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • dynamic = exciting or spirited
  • That means I'm dynamic, loyal, and chock-full of animal magnetism.
    Lincoln Pierce  --  Big Nate - In a Class by Himself
  • dynamic = energetic (on the move; making changes)
  • The dynamic train guard duo made their way back to the mother, the girl, and the small male corpse.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
dynamic = energetic

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2  —as in:
a dynamic system
Definition continually changing — typically in a good or adaptive way
  • A dynamic market rapidly adjusts to new technologies and shortages of resources.
dynamic = continually changing
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • A dynamic future tolerates diversity, evolves through trial and error, and contains a rich ecology of human choices.
    Virginia Postrel  --  The Future and its Enemies
  • Industry and commerce are not static things, but dynamic processes, in which individual companies and whole industries rise and fall, as a result of relentless competition under changing conditions.
    Thomas Sowell  --  Basic Economics
  • I am alive, dynamic, ever active, and moving.
    William P. Young  --  The Shack
  • dynamic = always changing
  • Yes, the vibration problem has been overcome by the exclusive Vibro-Dynamic-Lateral-Anti-Inertial Dampening system.
    Christopher Paul Curtis  --  The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963
  • dynamic = continually changing
  • That evening and for the next few days I immersed myself in psychology texts: clinical, personality, psychometrics, learning, experimental psychology, animal psychology, physiological psychology, behaviorist, gestalt, analytical, functional, dynamic, organismic, and all the rest of the ancient and modern factions, schools, and systems of thought.
    Daniel Keyes  --  Flowers for Algernon — Novel
dynamic = continually changing

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3  —as in:
the system dynamic
Definition the interaction of all the forces influencing a system
  • The dynamics are more complicated than most people realize.
dynamics = the interaction of all the forces influencing a system
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • She is a specialist in fluid dynamics.
  • dynamics = the interaction of all the forces influencing a system
  • I'm beginning to understand the interpersonal dynamics and power plays at work in her extended family.
  • dynamics = the interaction of all the forces influencing a system
  • Certainly Peeta has thrown a wrench into our star-crossed lover dynamic.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • dynamic = the interaction of all the forces influencing a changeable situation
  • At lunch the three of us sat together like we always used to, but the dynamics had shifted.
    R.J. Palacio  --  Wonder
  • dynamics = interaction of influencing forces
  • It is impossible to know what murky convergence of chromosomal matter, parent-child dynamics, and alignment of the cosmos was responsible, but Christopher Johnson McCandless came into the world with unusual gifts and a will not easily deflected from its trajectory.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • dynamics = interaction of influencing forces
  • Indeed, they were an endless Project that slowly evolved into a Unit, in which miles of construction paper and wax crayon were expended by the State of Alabama in its well-meaning but fruitless efforts to teach me Group Dynamics.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
dynamics = the interaction of all the forces influencing a system

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