Hyperactive



[hahy-per-ak-tiv] /ˌhaɪ pərˈæk tɪv/

adjective
1.
unusually or abnormally :
a company’s hyperactive growth; the child’s hyperactive imagination.
2.
(of children) displaying exaggerated physical activity sometimes associated with neurologic or psychologic causes.
3.
.
/ˌhaɪpərˈæktɪv/
adjective
1.
abnormally active
adj.

1852, from hyper- + active.

hyperactive hy·per·ac·tive (hī’pər-āk’tĭv)
adj.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Hyperactivity

    [hahy-per-ak-tiv-i-tee] /ˌhaɪ pər ækˈtɪv ɪ ti/ noun 1. the condition of being . 2. . n. 1852, from hyper- + activity. hyperactivity hy·per·ac·tiv·i·ty (hī’pər-āk-tĭv’ĭ-tē) n. A general restlessness or excess of movement, as that in children with minimal brain dysfunction or hyperkinesis. hyperactivity (hī’pər-āk-tĭv’ĭ-tē) An abnormally high level of activity or excitement shown by a […]

  • Hyperacusis

    hyperacusis hy·per·a·cu·sis (hī’pər-ə-kōō’sĭs, -kyōō’-) n. Abnormally acute hearing due to heightened irritability of the sensory neural mechanism.



  • Hyperacute

    [uh-kyoot] /əˈkyut/ adjective 1. sharp or severe in effect; intense: acute sorrow; an acute pain. 2. extremely great or serious; crucial; critical: an acute shortage of oil. 3. (of disease) brief and severe (opposed to ). 4. sharp or penetrating in intellect, insight, or perception: an acute observer. 5. extremely sensitive even to slight details […]

  • Hyperadenosis

    [hahy-per-ad-n-oh-sis] /ˌhaɪ pərˌæd nˈoʊ sɪs/ noun, Pathology. 1. abnormal enlargement of the glands, especially of the lymph nodes. hyperadenosis hy·per·ad·e·no·sis (hī’pər-ād’n-ō’sĭs) n. Enlargement of glands, especially of the lymph glands.



Disclaimer: Hyperactive definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.