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spirited

spir·it·ed

spirited

 
pronunciation:
spi rih tihd
part of speech: adjective
definition: full of vigor, courage, or enthusiasm.
She gave a spirited performance.
synonyms:
animated, avid, courageous, energetic, fiery, high-spirited, lively, plucky, vigorous, zealous
antonyms:
damp, lifeless, spiritless
similar words:
active, alive, ardent, bold, dynamic, eager, enthusiastic, feisty, gallant, game, hearty, intense, living, mettlesome, passionate, resolute, sprightly, vivacious, warm
derivations: spiritedly (adv.), spiritedness (n.)