With this studiousness was joined a gaiety and sprightliness that manifested itself in all sorts of fun and mischief.
He wondered at the ability and the sprightliness of the little fellow.
In him cheerfulness was mingled with gravity, sprightliness with serene tranquillity.
There were no traces of that beauty and sprightliness remaining.
There must also be polish, variety of style, sprightliness and versatility.
The pulp is sweet and juicy but is lacking in sprightliness.
Nevertheless, in those very letters there is some sprightliness, and considerable ability of a certain kind.
And yet with what ease and sprightliness they chattered to him!
She wondered sleepily at his sprightliness, for as she remembered him at home he had been a confirmed lie-abed.
She has lost all her sprightliness, and vapours me but to look at her.