Synonyms of high spirits in English:
they were young, strong, and bursting with high spirits
liveliness, vitality, spirit, spiritedness, animation, zest, dynamism, energy, vigour, boisterousness, bounciness, sparkle, vivacity, buoyancy, cheerfulness, good cheer, good humour, joy, joyfulness, exuberance, ebullience, verve;
Frenchjoie de vivre
[Antonyms] lifelessness, apathy
in high spirits
- the team were in high spirits following their victory[Antonyms] gloomyebullient, buoyant, cheerful, sunny, breezy, jaunty, light-hearted, high-spirited, exhilarated, excited, elated, exultant, euphoric, joyful, cheery, merry, jubilant, sparkling, effervescent, vivacious, enthusiastic, irrepressible, energetic, animated, full of life, lively, vigorous, zestfulNorth American informal peartdated gayarchaic as merry as a grig, of good cheer
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