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Definition of high-spirited adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    high-spirited

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE
     
    ; NAmE
     
    Energetic
     
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  1. 1(of people) very lively and active a high-spirited child high-spirited behaviour See related entries: Energetic
  2. 2(of animals, especially horses) lively and difficult to control
  3. opposite placid see also spirit
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: high-spirited