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Today's word: kinetickɪˈnɛt ɪk, kaɪ-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word kinetic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. kinetic(adj)

    relating to the motion of material bodies and the forces associated therewith

    "kinetic energy"

  2. kinetic(adj)

    characterized by motion

    "modern dance has been called kinetic pantomime"

  3. energizing, energising, kinetic(adj)

    supplying motive force

    "the complex civilization of which Rome was the kinetic center"- H.O.Taylor


  1. kinetic(Adjective)

    Of or relating to motion

  2. kinetic(Adjective)

    Of or relating to kinesis

  3. Origin: From κινητικός, from κινέω


  1. kinetic

    Kinetic generally refers to something related to motion, movement, or energy associated with motion. It is often used to describe the physical or mechanical properties of objects or systems that involve and exhibit motion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kinetic

    moving or causing motion; motory; active, as opposed to latent

  2. Origin: [Gr. kinhtiko`s, from kinei^n to move.]

Editors Contribution

  1. kinetic

    Of and relating to energy.

    Kinetic motion is a facet of many systems.

  2. kinetic

    Of and relating to the motion of energy.

    Kinetic motion is a facet of many systems.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kinetic in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kinetic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of kinetic in a Sentence

  1. James Scott, Senior Fellow, Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology:

    Between the black box proprietary code, barebones computers we call voting machines and a mass of completely unqualified election officials, our election system is up for grabs to anybody with even a modest interest and some script kiddie capability. The cyber-kinetic attack surface here is wide open.

  2. Stephen Hargarten:

    The bullet enters the body, and the energy, as it dissipates, tissues stretch and lacerate, bones fracture. The bullet and its kinetic energy causes acute injury, we advocate for research funding support so we can seek better ways to prevent these injuries and to improve the treatment of these injuries that impact long-term disabilities.

  3. State John Kerry:

    There are various ways in which countries can contribute. They don't necessarily have to be troops (engaged in) kinetic action.

  4. James Scott, Senior Fellow, Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology:

    The health sector continuously get’s pummeled by malicious actors and hackers because their cyber-kinetic security is being managed by “Participation Trophy” winning wimps!

  5. Jasper Kim:

    What China does not want is a dramatic implosion of North Korea, or a kinetic weapons war on its doorstep.

Translations for kinetic

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