Sprightly vs Light-hearted - What's the difference?

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Sprightly is a related term of light-hearted.


As adjectives the difference between sprightly and light-hearted

is that sprightly is animated, vivacious or gay; lively while light-hearted is .

As an adverb sprightly

is in a lively and vigorous way.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

sprightly

English

Adjective

(er)
  • animated, vivacious or gay; lively
  • full of life and vigor, especially with a light and springy step
  • (especially of old people) energetic and in good health
  • Antonyms

    * melancholy

    Adverb

    (er)
  • In a lively and vigorous way
  • Derived terms

    * sprightliness

    See also

    * lively * vigor * gay * vivacious

    Anagrams

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    light-hearted

    English

    Adjective

    (head)