sparky

play
adjective \ˈspär-kē\

Definition of sparky

sparkier

;

sparkiest

  1. :  marked by animation :  lively sparky children

sparkily

play \ˈspär-kə-lē\ adverb

Examples of sparky in a sentence

  1. that sparky little kid tires me out just looking at him

Circa 1865

First Known Use of sparky

circa 1865


SPARKY Defined for English Language Learners

sparky

play
adjective \ˈspär-kē\

Definition of sparky for English Language Learners

  • : lively and energetic



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