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spry  audio  (spr) KEY 

ADJECTIVE:
spri·er  (sprr) KEY  or spry·er, spri·est  (sprst) KEY  or spry·est
Lively, active, and brisk; vigorous.

ETYMOLOGY:
Perhaps of Scandinavian origin; akin to Swedish dialectal sprygg, brisk

OTHER FORMS:
spryly(Adverb), spryness(Noun)


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