spunky


spunky

adjective \ˈspəŋ-kē\

: full of spirit, courage, and determination

spunk·i·erspunk·i·est

Full Definition of SPUNKY

:  full of spunk :  spirited
spunk·i·ly \-kə-lē\ adverb
spunk·i·ness \-kē-nəs\ noun

Examples of SPUNKY

  1. <a spunky determination to make the best of a bad situation>

First Known Use of SPUNKY

1786

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