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English definition of “high-spirited”

high-spirited

adjective uk   /ˌhaɪˈspɪr.ɪ.tɪd/ us    /-t̬ɪd/

high-spirited adjective (PERSON)

Someone who is high-spirited is energetic and happy and likes doing exciting and enjoyable things.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in somethingEnergetic and lively

high-spirited adjective (ANIMAL)

describes a very active horse that is difficult to controlHorse ridingHorse racing
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