What is the opposite of stagnant?

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Adjective
Opposite of completely still without motion
“Marine deposits are formed along seashores by flowing seawater in longshore currents.”
Adjective
Opposite of lacking in, or very slow to enact, progress or change
“Cameras with multiple lenses and faster exposures made stereography a booming business.”
Adjective
Opposite of decaying or lacking in freshness
“The air up here is fresh, and the view over Scutari, with the pyramidal heights of Asia in the background, is incomparable.”
Adjective
Opposite of at rest, stationary, immobile, not moving
Adjective
(of activity) Opposite of sluggish or slow-moving
“The office and its staff always seem very lively when Friday rolls around.”
Adjective
Opposite of devoid of life or activity
“The jungle was lush, moist, thick, and teeming with life.”
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Opposite of in an idle state due to not being used or employed
“The nuclear plant has been active for five decades and is now owned and operated by a lucrative energy company.”
Adjective
Opposite of smelling stale, damp, or stuffy
Adjective
Opposite of boring and rather dull in nature
“It was a gripping documentary about a mountaineer who survived a fall.”
Adjective
(of a body of water) Opposite of placid and undisturbed
“On that fateful morning, there was a cool breeze blowing across the bay and the water was choppy and chilly.”
Adjective
(of food) Opposite of decayed or putrid
“The milk is only a day old and is still fresh.”
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