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Synonyms for spunkyˈspʌŋ ki

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. feisty, plucky, spunky(adj)

    showing courage

    "the champion is faced with a feisty challenger"

    Synonyms:
    mettlesome, gritty, feisty, spirited, gamey, thin-skinned, game, plucky, touchy, huffy, gutsy, gamy

    Antonyms:
    fearful, spiritless, cowardly

  2. game, gamy, gamey, gritty, mettlesome, spirited, spunky(adj)

    willing to face danger

    Synonyms:
    spirited, lame, zippy, spicy, granulose, high, gamy, racy, gimpy, juicy, feisty, blue, mettlesome, coarse-grained, crippled, risque, granular, mealy, bouncy, naughty, gamey, halting, gritty, peppy, enlivened, halt, grainy, bouncing, farinaceous, plucky, game

    Antonyms:
    spiritless, cowardly, fearful

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#305game
#618blue
#8139naughty
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#13395spicy
#13785lame
#13959halt
#18164bouncing
#19606spirited
#23063bouncy
#25086granular
#26261gritty
#29227crippled
#38220risque
#40097halting
#41824zippy
#45210touchy
#45589feisty
#47719racy
#50233spunky
#50786grainy
#62710huffy
#64641gutsy
#77061peppy
#78812plucky
#91170mealy
#97631enlivened
#155564gimpy
#193909gamey

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