One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he's remarkably spry for a man of his age’
sprightly, lively, energetic, active, full of life, full of energy, vigorous, spirited, animated, vivacious, playful, jaunty, perky, frisky, agile, nimble
informal chipper, sparkly, zippy, zappy, full of vim and vigour, full of beans
North American informal peppy, peart
Northern English informal wick
archaic frolicsome, sportive, as lively as a grig
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