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Look to the 102 if you favor stability at cruising speeds over a sprightly feel.Runners-Up Review: These Powder Skis Almost Made Our 2022 Winter Buyer’s Guide|agintzler|January 9, 2022|Outside Online
The star is a sprightly 50 to 125 million years old and can offer a glimpse of what the sun might have looked like billions of years ago.Scientists just spotted a massive storm from a sun-like star|Kate Baggaley|December 10, 2021|Popular-Science
Wide rides aren’t usually sprightly, but the latest addition to Burton’s unisex Family Tree line defies convention.Runner-Up Review: The Snowboards That Almost Made Our 2022 Winter Buyer’s Guide|agintzler|October 26, 2021|Outside Online
Older mouse livers demonstrate a similarly sprightly cellular turnover.Has the fountain of youth been in our blood all along?|Kat McGowan|September 28, 2021|Popular-Science
The steeper headtube angle also creates a more sprightly ride.
And every one of them seems to cough up the same anecdotes on the sprightly blonde.Meet Your New Sleeping Beauty: Elle Fanning on ‘Maleficent,’ Brangelina, and Summer Style|Marlow Stern|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Although sprightly, Lilith is unusually small for her age, and thereby the butt of ridicule from her classmates.Holocaust Horrors Haunt the Films ‘Ida’ And ‘The German Doctor’|Jack Schwartz|May 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His films, sprightly action flicks with clear lines between good and evil and a noble hero, touched a chord in a post-war America.
Cancer veteran Michael Douglas appeared sprightly in a summer linen suit.
Ethel Skakel was a sprightly little blonde of 22, born into immense wealth, when she married Bobby on June 17, 1950.
By this new species of shorthand we might have embodied this very article in half a dozen sprightly etchings!
He was the prince of travelling companions, always gay and sprightly, and spoke French with great fluency.
The fond parent made the sprightly and fascinating child his daily companion.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
Aye, but I danced like a fairy, an' there was not another couple so sprightly an' handsome in all the country.Fifty Contemporary One-Act Plays|Various
He seemed to intimate that he understood all that was passing in her mind, and was not balked by sprightly appearances.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird