Definition of jauntily adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈdʒɔːntɪli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɔːntɪli//
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  1. 1in a way that shows that you are feeling confident and pleased with yourself synonym cheerfully (1) He set off jauntily, whistling to himself.
  2. 2in a lively way The tune needs to go fast and jauntily.