spunky

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spunk·y

 (spŭng′kē)
adj. spunk·i·er, spunk·i·est Informal
Spirited; plucky.

spunk′i·ly adv.
spunk′i·ness n.

spunk•y

(ˈspʌŋ ki)

adj. spunk•i•er, spunk•i•est.
plucky; spirited.
[1780–90]
spunk′i•ly, adv.
spunk′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.spunky - showing courage; "the champion is faced with a feisty challenger"
spirited - displaying animation, vigor, or liveliness
2.spunky - willing to face dangerspunky - willing to face danger    
brave, courageous - possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching; "Familiarity with danger makes a brave man braver but less daring"- Herman Melville; "a frank courageous heart...triumphed over pain"- William Wordsworth; "set a courageous example by leading them safely into and out of enemy-held territory"

spunky

adjective
Translations

spunky

[ˈspʌŋkɪ] ADJ (spunkier (compar) (spunkiest (superl)))
1. (= spirited) → valiente, arrojado
2. (esp Australia) (= hunky) → guaperas inv

spunky

[ˈspʌŋki] adj (= gutsy) → qui a du cran

spunky

adj (+er) (inf)couragiert
References in classic literature ?
He ought to make up stories out of his own head." PETER, SPUNKILY: "I can do it, too, and I will next time.
Be it cutting her hair short in a bob cut or colouring it blue, the young Jenner carries every look quite spunkily. She made the announcement of the new venture on Instagram.
Bell responded spunkily by applying to the Trustees for permanency in his position.