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SPRY (sprier, spriest)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does spry mean? 

SPRY (adjective)
  The adjective SPRY has 1 sense:

1. moving quickly and lightly

  Familiarity information: SPRY used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

SPRY (adjective)

Sense 1spry [BACK TO TOP]


Moving quickly and lightly


agile; nimble; spry; quick

Context examples:

sleek and agile as a gymnast / as nimble as a deer / nimble fingers / quick of foot / the old dog was so spry it was halfway up the stairs before we could stop it


active (characterized by energetic activity)

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