Synonyms for spright
- quick on the draw
- quick on the trigger
- twinkle toes
Antonyms for spright
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SPRIGHT
Sprightly (spright, a contraction of spirit); sprite (a contraction of spirit).
We have also spright, impregnable, and other misspelt words, for which it is difficult to assign a reason.
The gentlest shepherdess that lives this day, And most resembling, both in shape and spright, Her brother dear.
c.1300, from Old French esprit "spirit," from Latin spiritus (see spirit (n.)).