Examples of JAUNTY
- He struck a jaunty pose for the camera.
- She was wearing a jaunty white cap.
Origin of JAUNTY
modification of French gentil
First Known Use: 1662
Related to JAUNTY
- active, airy, animate, animated, bouncing, brisk, energetic, frisky, gay, lively, jazzy, kinetic, mettlesome, peppy, perky, pert, pizzazzy (or pizazzy), racy, snappy, spanking, sparky, spirited, sprightly, springy, vital, vivacious, zippy
- dead, inactive, inanimate, lackadaisical, languid, languishing, languorous, leaden, lifeless, limp, listless, spiritless, vapid
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