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Very lively, energetic, and cheerful.‘his Tiggerish enthusiasm’
- ‘Appearing at the Glasgow International Comedy Festival, Byrne will hopefully give free rein to his Tiggerish hyperactive bursts that usually result in improvisational gold dust.’
- ‘I woke up feeling remarkably perky and Tiggerish.’
- ‘McKeith is Tiggerish, and quite warm, in a steely kind of way.’
From Tigger, a tiger in A. A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh, characterized by his vitality.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.