sparky

adjective
\ˈspär-kē \
sparkier; sparkiest

Definition of sparky 

: marked by animation : lively sparky children

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Other Words from sparky

sparkily \ ˈspär-​kə-​lē \ adverb

Examples of sparky in a Sentence

that sparky little kid tires me out just looking at him

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Sisterly chemistry is the natural resource fueling The Year of Spectacular Men, an uneven but sparky comedy showcasing Madelyn Deutch and her real-life sib Zoey, star of such features as Why Him? and Vampire Academy. Sheri Linden, The Hollywood Reporter, "'The Year of Spectacular Men': Film Review | LAFF 2017," 17 June 2017

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First Known Use of sparky

circa 1865, in the meaning defined above

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sparky

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of sparky

: lively and energetic

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