adjective, spright·li·er, spright·li·est.
Examples from the Web for sprightly
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
His films, sprightly action flicks with clear lines between good and evil and a noble hero, touched a chord in a post-war America.
Ethel Skakel was a sprightly little blonde of 22, born into immense wealth, when she married Bobby on June 17, 1950.
At a lean and sprightly 64 years old, former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic is actually back in top form.
The lady in a sprightly fashion returned his toast, and the junior partner frowned.The Prodigal Father|J. Storer Clouston
Although somewhat shy, it is described as having "sprightly manners and a clear, ringing trill."Our Bird Comrades|Leander S. (Leander Sylvester) Keyser
"Of course we shall," cried that sprightly person, shaking her fist at the big senior.Ruth Fielding on Cliff Island|Alice Emerson
The sprightly talk stopped with a jolt, and people looked at each other.Whilomville Stories|Stephen Crane
Her beauty and sprightly allurements had no appeal for him just then.The Serf|Guy Thorne