spirited

  • 1 Spirited — Género Drama, Romance, Comedia Creado por Jacqeline Perske Reparto Claudia Karvan Matt King Rodger Corser Belinda Bromilow Louise Fowler Charlie Hancock País de origen …

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  • 2 spirited — spirited, high spirited, mettlesome, spunky, fiery, peppery, gingery mean having or manifesting a high degree of vitality, spirit, and daring. Spirited implies not only fullness of life but such signs of excellent physical, or sometimes mental,… …

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  • 3 Spirited — Spir it*ed, a. 1. Animated or possessed by a spirit. [Obs.] So talked the spirited, sly snake. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Animated; full of life or vigor; lively; full of spirit or fire; as, a spirited oration; a spirited answer. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 4 spirited — [spir′itid] adj. 1. full of spirit; lively; energetic; animated 2. having a (specified) character, mood, or disposition [public spirited, low spirited] spiritedly adv. spiritedness n …

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  • 5 spirited — ► ADJECTIVE 1) full of energy, enthusiasm, and determination. 2) having a specified character or mood: a generous spirited man. DERIVATIVES spiritedly adverb spiritedness noun …

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  • 6 spirited — I adjective active, adventurous, alive, animated, avid, bold, brisk, buoyant, dashing, dynamic, eager, ebullient, effervescent, energetic, enthusiastic, exuberant, fervent, fiery, full of life, full of pep, hearty, intense, intrepid,… …

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  • 7 spirited — (adj.) lively, energetic, 1590s, from SPIRIT (Cf. spirit) (n.) …

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  • 8 spirited — [adj] lively, vivacious active, alert, animate, animated, ardent, audacious, avid, bold, bouncy, brave, bright, burning, chirpy, courageous, dauntless, eager, effervescent, energetic, enthusiastic, fearless, fiery, full of life, game, gingery*,… …

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  • 9 spirited — spir|it|ed [ˈspırıtıd] adj 1.) having energy and determination used to show approval ▪ a spirited and energetic girl spirited defence/debate/discussion etc 2.) sweet spirited/tough spirited/rebellious spirited etc having a particular type of… …

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  • 10 -spirited — [[t] spɪ̱rɪtɪd[/t]] COMB in ADJ GRADED spirited combines with adjectives to describe a person s character, attitude, or behaviour. For example, a mean spirited person behaves in a way that is unkind to other people; a free spirited person behaves …

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  • 11 spirited — adjective approving having energy and determination: Raphael is so young and spirited. | a spirited defence/debate: a spirited defence of her decisions see also: high­spirited, low­spirited, mean­spirited, public­spirited …

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  • 12 spirited — [[t]spɪ̱rɪtɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A spirited action shows great energy and courage. This television program provoked a spirited debate in the United Kingdom. Derived words: spiritedly ADV GRADED ADV with v She had talked spiritedly… …

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  • 13 spirited — adj. 1 full of spirit; animated, lively, brisk, or courageous (a spirited attack; a spirited translation). 2 having a spirit or spirits of a specified kind (high spirited; mean spirited). Derivatives: spiritedly adv. spiritedness n …

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  • 14 Spirited — Spirit Spir it, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spirited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Spiriting}.] 1. To animate with vigor; to excite; to encourage; to inspirit; as, civil dissensions often spirit the ambition of private men; sometimes followed by up. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15 spirited — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. animated, lively, mettlesome, bold, ardent; blithe, debonair, jaunty; sparkling, racy. See activity, cheerfulness. Ant., spiritless, lethargic. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. lively, vivacious,… …

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  • 16 spirited — spir|it|ed [ spırıtəd ] adjective 1. ) expressing opinions or intentions in a determined way: a spirited individual 2. ) full of energy: a spirited performance …

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  • 17 spirited — adjective spirited young dancers Syn: lively, vivacious, vibrant, full of life, vital, animated, high spirited, sparkling, sprightly, energetic, active, vigorous, dynamic, dashing, enthusiastic, passionate; determined, resolute …

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  • 18 spirited — UK [ˈspɪrɪtɪd] / US [ˈspɪrɪtəd] adjective 1) expressing opinions or intentions in a determined way a spirited individual 2) full of energy a spirited performance …

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  • 19 spirited — spir•it•ed [[t]ˈspɪr ɪ tɪd[/t]] adj. 1) having or showing mettle, courage, vigor, animation, etc 2) having a specified mood, disposition, or nature (used in combination): high spirited; mean spirited[/ex] • Etymology: 1590–1600 spir′it•ed•ly, adv …

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  • 20 spirited — adjective Date: 1599 full of energy, animation, or courage < a spirited discussion > • spiritedly adverb • spiritedness noun …

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