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spry

play
adjective, \ˈsprī\

Simple Definition of spry

  • : full of life and energy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of spry

sprier or spryer play \ˈsprī(-ə)r\ spriest or spryest play \ˈsprī-əst\

  1. :  nimble 1 <a spry 75-year-old>

spryly adverb
spryness noun

Examples of spry in a sentence

  1. <an older woman who's still surprisingly spry>



Origin of spry

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1746


SPRY Defined for Kids

spry

play
adjective \ˈsprī\

Definition of spry for Students

sprier or spryerspriest or spryest

  1. :  lively 1, active <My grandma is still spry at 80.>





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