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Definitions for spirited
ˈspɪr ɪ tɪdspir·it·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spiritedadjective

    displaying animation, vigor, or liveliness

  2. bouncing, bouncy, peppy, spirited, zippyadjective

    marked by lively action

    "a bouncing gait"; "bouncy tunes"; "the peppy and interesting talk"; "a spirited dance"

  3. game, gamy, gamey, gritty, mettlesome, spirited, spunkyadjective

    willing to face danger

  4. enlivened, spiritedadjective

    made lively or spirited

    "a meal enlivened by the music"; "a spirited debate"

Wiktionary

  1. spiritedadjective

    Lively, vigorous, animated or courageous.

  2. spiritedadjective

    Behaving in a specified way that has a particular feeling, mood, or character.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Spiritedadjective

    Lively; vivacious; full of fire.

    Etymology: from spirit

    John Dryden’s translation of Virgil is noble and spirited. Alexander Pope.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spirited

    of Spirit

  2. Spiritedadjective

    animated or possessed by a spirit

  3. Spiritedadjective

    animated; full of life or vigor; lively; full of spirit or fire; as, a spirited oration; a spirited answer

Anagrams for spirited »

  1. riptides, tide rips

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spirited in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spirited in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of spirited in a Sentence

  1. Ben Rhodes:

    Restricting remittances that can be sent to Cubans will directly hurt the Cuban people, this is a shameful and mean-spirited policy.

  2. Rafi Eitan:

    Rafi Eitan told Fox News Leland Vittert. Eventually, the man admitted he was Adolf Eichmann. With more derring-do, Rafi Eitan and his fellow commandoes spirited Eichmann out of Argentina and brought him back to Israel where he was tried, convicted and sentenced to death by hanging. ANCIENT CLAY JAR FRAGMENT DEPICTING GROTESQUE DEITY DISCOVERED IN JERUSALEMS CITY OF DAVID At a reunion for those involved in Eichmanns capture and trial some years ago, Rafi Eitan recalled Eichmanns capturewith a twinkle in Rafi Eitan eye. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP I was 51 years younger( then), but I am able and ready to do the same thing again.

  3. Joe Biden:

    I believe that we have to end the divisive partisan politics that is ripping this country apart, and I think we can, it's mean-spirited, it's petty, and it's gone on for much too long. I don't believe, like some do, that it's naive to talk to Republicans. I don't think we should look at Republicans as our enemies. They are our opposition. They're not our enemies.

  4. Payal Kadakia:

    Millennials are a bit more free-spirited, more able to go into new places, to feel more assertive and fearless about trying new things.

  5. Lee Michaels:

    Her demeanor inside the radio station complemented what was on the blog. Mean-spirited, very edgy, negative personality in her writing.

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