Dictionary.com

spunkie

[ spuhng-kee ]
/ หˆspสŒล‹ ki /
Save This Word!

noun Scot.
a will-o'-the-wisp.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "IS" VS. "ARE"
"Is" it time for a new quiz? "Are" you ready? Then prove your excellent skills on using "is" vs. "are."
Question 1 of 7
IS and ARE are both forms of which verb?

Origin of spunkie

First recorded in 1720โ€“30; spunk + -ie
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, ยฉ Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use spunkie in a sentence

FEEDBACK