Meaning of SPIRITED in English


/ ˈspɪrɪtɪd; NAmE / adjective

[ usually before noun ] full of energy, determination or courage :

a spirited young woman

a spirited discussion

She put up a spirited defence in the final game.

—compare dispirited

—see also high-spirited , public-spirited

►  spir·it·ed·ly adverb

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