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synonyms for spright

  • athletic
  • buoyant
  • energetic
  • frisky
  • limber
  • lithe
  • lively
  • quick
  • rapid
  • sharp
  • spirited
  • sprightly
  • supple
  • active
  • acute
  • alert
  • brisk
  • bustling
  • clever
  • dexterous
  • easy-moving
  • fleet
  • mercurial
  • prompt
  • quick on the draw
  • quick on the trigger
  • quick-witted
  • ready
  • sportive
  • spry
  • stirring
  • swift
  • twinkle toes
  • vigorous
  • vivacious
  • winged
  • zippy

antonyms for spright

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  • apathetic
  • depressed
  • dispirited
  • down
  • dull
  • ignorant
  • inactive
  • lazy
  • lethargic
  • lifeless
  • rigid
  • slow
  • sluggish
  • stiff
  • stupid
  • brittle
  • clumsy
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How to use spright in a sentence

The gentlest shepherdess that lives this day, And most resembling, both in shape and spright, Her brother dear.
A DEFENCE OF POESIE AND POEMSPHILIP SIDNEY
We have also spright, impregnable, and other misspelt words, for which it is difficult to assign a reason.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 212, NOVEMBER 19, 1853VARIOUS
Sprightly (spright, a contraction of spirit); sprite (a contraction of spirit).
NEW WORD-ANALYSISWILLIAM SWINTON
A fine young spright was Rudolph now, with jet-black hair and eyes like coals.
THE FAIRIES AND THE CHRISTMAS CHILDLILIAN GASK
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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