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

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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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“High-spirited.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high-spirited. Accessed 24 May. 2020.

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high-spirited

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English Language Learners Definition of high-spirited

: full of energy or enthusiasm

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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