agile, nimble, quick, spry(adj)
moving quickly and lightly
"sleek and agile as a gymnast"; "as nimble as a deer"; "nimble fingers"; "quick of foot"; "the old dog was so spry it was halfway up the stairs before we could stop it"
Having great power of leaping or running; nimble; active.
Origin: From British dialectal sprey, from sprækr, from sprēkiz, from (s)pereg-. Cognate with dialectal sprygg. More at spark. Related to sprack, sprig, sprug, freckle.
having great power of leaping or running; nimble; active
Origin: [Cf. dial. Sw. sprygg lively, skittish, and E. sprag.]
Spry is a census-designated place in York County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 4,891 at the 2010 census.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sprī, adj. vigorous, lively, gay, pert. [Scand.; Sw. prov. sprygg, very active.]
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The numerical value of spry in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of spry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I'm 80 and I can't believe it ! i'm so youthful, agile, nimble, spry, mentally alert that it's astonishing.
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