Thesaurus / jauntiness

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The assurance and jauntiness which generally marked his demeanour and dress were, however, wanting.

A Study In ScarletArthur Conan Doyle

Monroe still ran springily and with the jauntiness which betokened the practised runner.

The Boy with the U. S. Weather MenFrancis William Rolt-Wheeler

Though some of the names are not happily chosen, they call up many episodes of parade gaiety and jauntiness, or warlike fire.

And he was sensible of his age, his infirmity, his isolation, and his jauntiness was eclipsed.

The FrontiersmenCharles Egbert Craddock

Whenever she thought he might be looking at her, the weary shoulders straightened with a pathetic attempt at jauntiness.

Steve YeagerWilliam MacLeod Raine

“Naughty, naughty,” said Ellis, but his tone had lost some of its jauntiness.

And Peter went on, a bit of pride and jauntiness in his step, his bony tail a little higher.

The Country BeyondJames Oliver Curwood

Indeed, I felt a lift of the spirit, the kind of jauntiness with which one meets a crucial adventure.

Great PossessionsDavid Grayson

He stopped whistling and strove to control the jauntiness of his gait.

Blessed Are the MeekG.C. Edmondson

"Of course," retorted Bertram, trying in vain to give an air of jauntiness to his reply.

Miss Billy MarriedEleanor H. Porter
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.