adjective, sprightlier, sprightliest. 1. animated, vivacious, or gay; lively. adverb 2. in a sprightly manner. adjective -lier, -liest 1. full of vitality; lively adverb 2. (obsolete) in a lively manner
noun 1. the pintail, Anas acuta. 2. ruddy duck. 3. sharp-tailed grouse.
verb (used without object), sprang or, often sprung; sprung; springing. 1. to rise, leap, move, or act suddenly and swiftly, as by a sudden dart or thrust forward or outward, or being suddenly released from a coiled or constrained position: to spring into the air; a tiger about to spring. 2. to be released from […]
noun 1. a youth; young fellow.