What does springy mean?

Definitions for springy
ˈsprɪŋ ispringy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bouncy, live, lively, resilient, springyadjective

    elastic; rebounds readily

    "clean bouncy hair"; "a lively tennis ball"; "as resilient as seasoned hickory"; "springy turf"

  2. springyadjective

    (of movements) light and confidently active

    "he walked away with a springy step"


  1. springyadjective

    That returns rapidly to its original form (as a spring does) after being bent, compressed, stretched, etc.

    The soft peat was springy under her feet.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Springy

    resembling, having the qualities of, or pertaining to, a spring; elastic; as, springy steel; a springy step

    Etymology: [From Spring.]

  2. Springy

    abounding with springs or fountains; wet; spongy; as, springy land

    Etymology: [From Spring.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of springy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of springy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of springy in a Sentence

  1. John Rogers:

    We are also using these ideas to form helical, springy metal interconnect coils and antennas for soft electronic devices designed to integrate with the human body.

  2. Tiger Woods:

    I struggled with my speed all day, it's weird. The greens are slow. They're springy and firm. That's not a combination you would expect. I struggled making the adjustments today.

Images & Illustrations of springy

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