Dynamic definition

dī-nămĭk
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Characterized by continuous change, activity, or progress.

A dynamic housing market.

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Characterized by much activity and vigor, especially in bringing about change; energetic and forceful.
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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 continuous change or activity.
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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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Of or relating to the study of dynamics.
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Characterized by much activity and vigor, especially in bringing about change; energetic and forceful.
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A force, especially political, social, or psychological.

The main dynamic behind the revolution.

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Characterized by continuous change, activity, or progress.

A dynamic housing market.

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Relating to an object, or objects, in motion.
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An interactive system or process, especially one involving competing or conflicting forces.
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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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Energetic; vigorous; forceful.
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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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Of or relating to energy or to objects in motion.
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He was a dynamic and engaging speaker.

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Able to change and to adapt.
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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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(computing) Happening at runtime instead of at compile time or predetermined.

Dynamic allocation.

Dynamic IP addresses.

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Of or relating to energy or to objects in motion.
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Of or relating to the study of dynamics.
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(electronics) 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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Designating or of an event that occurs during the execution of a program.

Dynamic dump.

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Designating or of memory that requires periodic renewal of its stored data.
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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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Relating to or tending toward change or productive activity.
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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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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) 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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(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