Dynamic meaning

dī-nămĭk
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The definition of dynamic is constant change or motion.

An example of dynamic is the energy of a toddler at play.

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Characterized by much activity and vigor, especially in bringing about change; energetic and forceful.
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Dynamic is defined as energetic or forceful.

An example of dynamic is a personality that seems to have boundless energy.

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Of or relating to variation of intensity, as in musical sound.
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Characterized by continuous change, activity, or progress.

A dynamic housing market.

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An interactive system or process, especially one involving competing or conflicting forces.
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A force, especially political, social, or psychological.

The main dynamic behind the revolution.

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Relating to an object, or objects, in motion.
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Of or relating to variation of intensity, as in musical sound.
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An interactive system or process, especially one involving competing or conflicting forces.
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A force, especially political, social, or psychological.

The main dynamic behind the revolution.

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Characterized by much activity and vigor, especially in bringing about change; energetic and forceful.
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Characterized by continuous change, activity, or progress.

A dynamic housing market.

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Energetic; vigorous; forceful.
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Designating or of a speaker, microphone, etc. in which a diaphragm or cone is attached to a coil that vibrates within a fixed magnetic field.
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Relating to energy or to objects in motion.
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Relating to the study of dynamics.
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Characterized by continuous change or activity.
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Able to change and to adapt.
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(computing) Happening at runtime instead of at compile time or predetermined.

Dynamic allocation.

Dynamic IP addresses.

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Pertaining to dynamics—the branch of mechanics concerned with the effects of forces on the motion of objects.
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(music) The varying loudness or volume of a song or the markings that indicate the loudness.

If you pay attention to the dynamics as you play, it's a very moving piece.

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Relating to or tending toward change or productive activity.
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Operations performed "on the fly," which are based on decisions made while the program is running rather than beforehand. The expression, "buffers are dynamically created," means that space is created when actually needed, not reserved ahead of time. The expression, "data are compressed onto the disk dynamically" means that the compression algorithms are being applied when the data are being written rather than before. Contrast with static. See runtime and dynamic programming language. See also Microsoft Dynamics.
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Changing; active; in motion.

The environment is dynamic, changing with the years and the seasons.

Dynamic economy.

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He was a dynamic and engaging speaker.

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(music) Having to do with the volume of sound.

The dynamic marking in bar 40 is forte.

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Watch the dynamic between the husband and wife when they disagree.

The study of fluid dynamics quantifies turbulent and laminar flows.

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(music) A symbol in a musical score that indicates the desired level of volume.
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Origin of dynamic

  • French dynamique from Greek dunamikos powerful from dunamis power from dunasthai to be able deu-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • French dynamique from Greek dunamikos powerful from dunamis power from dunasthai to be able deu-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French dynamique, from Ancient Greek δυναμικός (dunamikos, “powerful”), from δύναμις (dunamis, “power”), from δύναμαι (dunamai, “I am able”).

    From Wiktionary