adjective, spunk·i·er, spunk·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM spunkyspunk·i·ly, adverbspunk·i·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for spunky
If all goes well, SpaceX will become the shuttle’s successor, filling a major gap in America’s spaceflight program in a coming-of-age moment for what was once a spunky start-up.2021 could be a huge year for space. Here’s what’s to come from NASA, Elon Musk, Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos.|Christian Davenport|December 30, 2020|Washington Post
Spunky and adventurous, Cricket epitomized the “high-risk lifestyle” law enforcement would later describe.
That's Spunky Pete and no other,' says I, tumbling into my clothes and grabbing a lantern.Poppea of the Post-Office|Mabel Osgood Wright
Spunky Jack made no reply to this, but took the letter and sat down.The Four Corners in Japan|Amy Ella Blanchard
"Spunky little sister," encouraged the elder girl, and helped the other to the seat.The Plow-Woman|Eleanor Gates