zippy

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zip·py

 (zĭp′ē)
adj. zip·pi·er, zip·pi·est
Full of energy; lively.

zippy

(ˈzɪpɪ)
adj, -pier or -piest
informal full of energy; lively

zip•py

(ˈzɪp i)

adj. -pi•er, -pi•est.
full of energy; lively.
[1915–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.zippy - quick and energeticzippy - quick and energetic; "a brisk walk in the park"; "a lively gait"; "a merry chase"; "traveling at a rattling rate"; "a snappy pace"; "a spanking breeze"
energetic - possessing or exerting or displaying energy; "an energetic fund raiser for the college"; "an energetic group of hikers"; "it caused an energetic chemical reaction"
2.zippy - marked by lively actionzippy - marked by lively action; "a bouncing gait"; "bouncy tunes"; "the peppy and interesting talk"; "a spirited dance"
lively - full of life and energy; "a lively discussion"; "lively and attractive parents"; "a lively party"

zippy

adjective
Translations

zippy

[ˈzɪpɪ] ADJ (zippier (compar) (zippiest (superl))) → enérgico, vigoroso

zippy

adj (+er) (inf) carflott; person alsoflink

zippy

[ˈzɪpɪ] adj (fam) → scattante
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There is a zesty lime and pink grapefruit zippiness on display here that enlivens the floral, apple-based fruit yet still allows the nutty, cream soda backbone to shine through.
The dances varied as much as the songs, starting with almost flower power happy ensemble work, all leaps and jagged gestures, smiles and zippiness transforming into lithe and elegant classical duets and then drop dead gorgeous solo work.
A cross between a Loire white with its creamy apple and peach notes, underpinned with the freshness and zippiness of a Kiwi sauvy blanc.
A cross between a Loire white with its creamy apple and peach notes, underpinned with the freshness and zippiness of a Kiwi sauvy blanc, it also brims with honeysuckle and passionfruit with juicy acidity on the finish.
The zippiness does fade in the second half of "Edge of Tomorrow.
It is made by die traditional mediod - in other words, die same way as Champagne - from chenin blanc grapes, which have a moudi-watering apple zippiness which tingles and tempt widi every sip.
99 until April 29) is a sparkler that might lift the gloom, without breaking the bank It is made by die traditional method - in other words, the same way as Champagne - from chenin blanc grapes, which have a mouth-watering apple zippiness which tingles and tempt widi every sip.