Meaning of -SPIRITED in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ -spɪrɪtɪd ]
-spirited combines with adjectives to describe a person’s character, attitude, or behaviour. For example, a mean-spirited person behaves in a way that is unkind to other people; a free-spirited person behaves freely and does as they please.
That’s a mean-spirited thing for a mother to say...
Murray was an affable, free-spirited man...
COMB in ADJ
see also high-spirited , public-spirited
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006