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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The quality or state of being nimble or agile

Usage examples (21)
  • "Who are you?" said Mrs. Somers, dipping a cup in the hot water and wiping it with a 'spryness' that was quite imposing.
  •            Twinkle ran with a spryness we'd never seen from him.
  • With amazing spryness she raised herself from the couch and started after us.
  • His hair was largely gray now, though he still had the spryness of a much younger man. for more
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