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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 and Etymology of spry

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1746


SPRY Defined for Kids

spry

play
adjective \ˈsprī\

Definition of spry for Students

sprier

or

spryer

spriest

or

spryest

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




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