WORD OF THE DAY
Dynamism
DY-nə-miz-əm
Part of speech: noun
Origin: Greek, mid-19th century
1

The quality of being characterized by vigorous activity and progress.

2

(Philosophy) The theory that phenomena of matter or mind are due to the action of forces rather than to motion or matter.

Examples of Dynamism in a sentence

“The dynamism of the auto industry brought great prosperity to Detroit in the early 20th century.”

“The professor became known primarily for his writings on the philosophy of dynamism.”