Synonyms of sprightly in English:


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1‘she was quite sprightly for her age’

lively, spry, energetic, active, full of life, full of energy, vigorous, spirited, animated, vivacious, playful, jaunty, perky, frisky, agile, nimble
informal chipper, sparkly, zippy, zappy, full of vim and vigour, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, full of beans
North American informal peppy, peart
Northern English informal wick
archaic frolicsome, sportive, as lively as a grig, as merry as a grig

doddering, sluggish, lethargic, inactive