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high-spirited

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

high-spirited adjective (PERSON)

A high-spirited person is energetic and happy and likes doing exciting and enjoyable things.

high-spirited adjective (ANIMAL)

A high-spirited horse is very active and difficult to control.
Translations of “high-spirited”
in Chinese (Traditional) 人, 興高采烈的, 興致勃勃的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人, 兴高采烈的, 兴致勃勃的…
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