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spirited

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adjective spir·it·ed \ˈspir-ə-təd\

Simple Definition of spirited

  • : full of courage or energy : very lively or determined

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of spirited

  1. :  full of energy, animation, or courage <a spirited discussion>

spiritedly adverb
spiritedness noun

Examples of spirited in a sentence

  1. The team put up a spirited defense.

  2. She's a very spirited young lady.



1599

First Known Use of spirited

1599


SPIRITED Defined for Kids

spirited

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adjective spir·it·ed \ˈspir-ə-təd\

Definition of spirited for Students

  1. :  full of courage or energy <a spirited horse> <a spirited debate>





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