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high spirits

Synonyms of high spirits in English:

plural noun

  • they were young, strong, and bursting with high spirits
    [Antonyms] lifelessness, apathy
  • Phrases

    in high spirits
    the team were in high spirits following their victory
    [Antonyms] gloomy
    ebullient, 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, zestful
    North American informal peart
    dated gay
    archaic as merry as a grig, of good cheer
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