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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"


  1. spiritedadjective

    Lively, vigorous, animated or courageous.

  2. spiritedadjective

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

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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  1. Alex
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  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. John Adams:

    Nip the shoots of arbitrary power in the bud, is the only maxim which can ever preserve the liberties of any people. When the people give way, their deceivers, betrayers, and destroyers press upon them so fast, that there is no resisting afterwards. The nature of the encroachment upon the American constitution is such, as to grow every day more and more encroaching. Like a cancer, it eats faster and faster every hour. The revenue creates pensioners, and the pensioners urge for more revenue. The people grow less steady, spirited, and virtuous, the seekers more numerous and more corrupt, and every day increases the circles of their dependents and expectants, until virtue, integrity, public spirit, simplicity, and frugality, become the objects of ridicule and scorn, and vanity, luxury, foppery, selfishness, meanness, and downright venality swallow up the whole society.

  2. Matt Thompson:

    Zimm had a very big day yesterday, and she's safe and secure now, she's an extremely spirited, athletic animal. This is a very rare occurrence.

  3. Anthony Scaramucci:

    I called him, I apologized -- look, I had, you know, a miscue and it was a fireable offense, and, you know, we, we had a good spirited conversation.

  4. Mike Coffman:

    Young men who don't register for the selective service are still penalized by the U.S. government, we need to get rid of this mean-spirited and outdated system and trust that if the need should arise, Americans -- both male and female -- will answer the call to defend our nation.

  5. Stetson Deese:

    They were even nicer than they looked in their picture. They were attracted to each other because they were so much alike. Free spirited. Nothing stopped Chynna Noelle Deese from Chynna Noelle Deese doing anything Chynna Noelle Deese wanted to do, going anywhere Chynna Noelle Deese wanted to go. Chynna Noelle Deese was living Chynna Noelle Deese life to Chynna Noelle Deese fullest.

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