high-spirited

adjective
high-spir·​it·​ed | \ ˈhī-ˈspir-ə-təd How to pronounce high-spirited (audio) \

Definition of high-spirited

: characterized by a bold or energetic spirit

Other Words from high-spirited

high-spiritedly adverb
high-spiritedness noun

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First Known Use of high-spirited

1588, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of high-spirited was in 1588

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“High-spirited.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high-spirited. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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high-spirited

adjective
high-spir·​it·​ed | \ ˈhī-ˈspir-ə-təd \

Kids Definition of high-spirited

: lively sense 1 high-spirited children

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