Synonyms and Antonyms of sportiveness
a natural disposition for playful behavior her high-spirited sportiveness can sometimes distract her and others from serious work Synonyms of sportiveness coltishness, espièglerie, friskiness, impishness, larkiness, mischief, mischievousness, prankishness, sportfulness, playfulness, tricksinessWords Related to sportiveness coyness, kittenishness; archness, devilment, devilry (or deviltry), hob, rascality, roguishness, waggery; devilishness, diabolicalness, knavery; frivolousness; energy, liveliness, spiritedness, sprightliness, spunkiness, vivaciousness, vivacity; gaiety (also gayety), jocularity, jocundity, lightheartedness, mirthfulness, whimsicalityNear Antonyms of sportiveness graveness, grimness, serious-mindedness, seriousness, solemnity, solemnness, sternness; priggishness, starchiness, stuffiness; constraint, restraint, self-controlAntonyms of sportiveness earnestness, soberness, sobersidedness
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