Definitions for feistyˈfaɪ sti
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word feisty
feisty, plucky, spunky(adj)
"the champion is faced with a feisty challenger"
huffy, thin-skinned, feisty, touchy(adj)
quick to take offense
Tenacious, energetic, spunky.
Belligerent; prepared to stand and fight, especially in spite of relatively small stature or some other disadvantage.
Easily offended and ready to bicker.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There is a certain, feisty section inside the party, and the leadership has a challenge in its balancing act.
I come off a couple weeks of family time. I feel refreshed, renewed, recharged, a little feisty, i'm ready to roll up my sleeves and get to work.
SOAPY You know, feisty women never get boring. JOEL Let me tell you something. Boring women get a bad rap. There's a lot to be said for boring women.
When Liz was first diagnosed, I remember she said to [her childhood friends]— she has such a feisty personality— ‘I want to know when you’re mad at your husbands, what your kids did right, wrong, what color you’re painting your house,’ [She] wanted our conversations to be normal … she didn’t want people to shy away.
Translations for feisty
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- kampflustig, zäh, streitsüchtig, hartnäckigGerman
- agresivo, tenazSpanish
- ärhäkkä, kipakka, herkkänahkainenFinnish
- qui a du tempérament, tenace, agressifFrench
- tenace, combattivo, tostoItalian
- strijdlustig, strijdbaar, lichtgeraakt, vechtlustig, hardnekkigDutch
- напористый, вздорныйRussian
- stridbar, stridslysten, ettrigSwedish
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