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

 

spirited

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈspɪrɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈspɪrɪtɪd//
 
[usually before noun] Energetic, Brave
 
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full of energy, determination or courage a spirited young woman a spirited discussion She put up a spirited defence in the final game. The team produced a spirited performance. compare dispirited see also high-spirited, public-spirited See related entries: Energetic, Brave
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: spirited