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springy

Synonyms of springy in English:

adjective

  • 1 the turf was springy beneath her feet
    flexible, bouncy, resilient, cushiony, spongy, rubbery
    rare tensible
    [Antonyms] hard, stiff, rigid
  • 2 he left the room with a springy step
    buoyant, bouncy, lively, light, light-hearted, carefree, jaunty, sprightly, confident
    [Antonyms] heavy
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