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sprightly


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Sprightly  \Spright"ly\,  a.  [Compar.  {Sprightlier};  superl. 
  {Sprightliest}.]  [See  {Sprite}.] 
  Sprightlike  or  spiritlike  lively;  brisk;  animated; 
  vigorous;  airy;  gay;  as  a  sprightly  youth;  a  sprightly  air; 
  a  sprightly  dance.  ``Sprightly  wit  and  love  inspires.'' 
  --Dryden. 
 
  The  sprightly  Sylvia  trips  along  the  green.  --Pope. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  sprightly 
  adj  :  full  of  spirit  and  vitality;  "a  sprightly  young  girl";  "a 
  sprightly  dance" 




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