Search Result for "zippy":
1. quick and energetic;
- Example: "a brisk walk in the park"
- Example: "a lively gait"
- Example: "a merry chase"
- Example: "traveling at a rattling rate"
- Example: "a snappy pace"
- Example: "a spanking breeze"
[syn: alert, brisk, lively, merry, rattling, snappy, spanking, zippy]
2. marked by lively action;
- Example: "a bouncing gait"
- Example: "bouncy tunes"
- Example: "the peppy and interesting talk"
- Example: "a spirited dance"
[syn: bouncing, bouncy, peppy, spirited, zippy]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
zippy \zippy\, adj. 1. quick and energetic. torpid Syn: brisk, lively, merry, rattling, snappy, spanking. [WordNet 1.5] 2. full of life and energy. dull Syn: bouncing, bouncy, peppy, spirited, lively. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
75 Moby Thesaurus words for "zippy": active, acute, aggressive, alert, animated, antic, brisk, burning, capersome, catty, coltish, curried, dynamic, energetic, enterprising, enthusiastic, exuberant, forceful, forcible, frisky, frolicsome, full of beans, full of pep, gamesome, gay, go-go, hearty, high-seasoned, hot, hot as pepper, impetuous, incisive, intense, keen, kinetic, lively, living, lusty, mettlesome, nimble, nippy, peppery, peppy, playful, racy, ready, robust, rollicking, rollicksome, rompish, seasoned, skittish, smacking, snappy, spanking, spiced, spicy, spirited, sportive, sprightly, spry, strenuous, strong, take-charge, take-over, tangy, trenchant, vibrant, vigorous, vital, vivacious, vivid, with a kick, zestful, zesty