energetic; vigorous; lively.
- pep·pi·ly, adverb
- pep·pi·ness, noun
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How to use peppy in a sentence
The dual-density foam compound is seriously peppy yet still somehow forgiving enough for my addled ankle tendons.
A base four-cylinder turbo is peppy enough, especially for in-town driving.
These tracks were crafted to be especially relaxing based on research about how our brains react to sound, so they’re a good place to start if your usual musical taste is too peppy.To take the most relaxing bath ever, add some healthy tips | Rachel Feltman | January 3, 2021 | Popular-Science
The vibrancy seems fitting for tools used to create cocktails, which in my house usually err on the side of citrusy and fruity and peppy.
Peters, the bike-industry veteran, concurs, saying he’s ridden motors rated at 250 watts nominal power that feel peppier than units with higher nominal power ratings.Do You Want to Buy an E-Cargo Bike? Read This First. | Joe Lindsey | August 30, 2020 | Outside Online
Her style, much like her diminutive nickname, is best described as “Hamptons twee”—preppy and peppy.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze | Lizzie Crocker | January 9, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
At the beginning, Sex and the City is acid-smart not peppy-smart, the women recognizably normal rather than demented glamazons.Thank You for Being a Friend: Why TV Re-runs Never Grow Old | Tim Teeman | May 10, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Scarborough, now a co-host of the unreasonably peppy “Morning Joe” on MSNBC, is a former congressman from Florida.
peppy Miller (Berenice Béjo) is the admiring ingénue who gets her big break on the soundstage.‘The Artist’: Golden Globe Winner Jean Dujardin on Its Surprise Ending | Tracy McNicoll | January 16, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
He flirts with a female co-star, peppy (Berenice Bejo), but the real love of his life is his dog.
peppy turned toward her companion with one of her clearest and most straightforward expressions.The Camp Fire Girls at the End of the Trail | Margaret Vandercook
Secretly, for it was not peppy's way to take men into his confidence where it might be avoided, he got himself a coil of rope.Love-at-Arms | Raphael Sabatini
She asked if every one was out of the castle, and being assured that it was so, said, Is peppy (her dog) safe?The Story of My Life, volumes 4-6 | Augustus J. C. Hare
The leader then started the meeting off with roll call and a peppy song to the tune of “America.”Dan Carter and the Cub Honor | Mildred A. Wirt
“Glad to have them,” came the peppy voice back over the wire.Helen in the Editor's Chair | Ruthe S. Wheeler
British Dictionary definitions for peppy
informal full of vitality; bouncy or energetic
- peppily, adverb
- peppiness, noun
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