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1.
originated in pasadena by niggaz who like replacing cool or tight with active
Damn nigga this party is active!!!
by YunG Fr3$h November 07, 2007
 
2.
Something pertaining to something else that is cool...
That shit is Active.
by Kenny May 06, 2003
 
3.
1.fun 2.active( sexually) 3.lively
1.That party was active!
2. Yo, that cutie Tasha is active!
by ak-tiv October 26, 2003
 
4.
1. The active voice.
A construction or form in the active voice.
A participating member of an organization.

2. Being in physical motion.
Functioning or capable of functioning.
1. union actives

2. active fish in the aquarium
by TiiNa T0TSZ August 14, 2006
 
5.
the act of intercourse. originated out of LB, California to have the ability to be said to offer or request the act, not only to speak of it.
When asking a potential partner, you could say, "SO.. you trying to get active?" *smiles*

by felicityLB February 13, 2009
 
6.
Adj. - Engaged in sexual action. Used to describe an extremely sexually active female.
Dude 1: "You think anyone's having sex with Miley Cyrus?"
Dude 2: "Hell yeah, she's so active!"
by kansascitymark July 20, 2008
 
7.
a type of guitar/bass pickup powered by a 9volt battery which is used in difference than a normal passive pickup to get a different distinguished tone out of your instrument. some passive pickup fans have classified the active pickup as sounding fake and crappy.
John's battery in his active bass was low in voltage and a distorition started to come out of his sound.
by Marco A. Vinci II November 11, 2006