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3 definitions found
 for spunky
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Spunky \Spunk"y\ (-[y^]), a. [Compar. Spunkier (-[i^]*[~e]r);
     superl. Spunkiest.]
     Full of spunk; quick; spirited. [Colloq.]
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  spunky
      adj 1: showing courage; "the champion is faced with a feisty
             challenger" [syn: feisty, plucky, spunky]
      2: willing to face danger [syn: game, gamy, gamey,
         gritty, mettlesome, spirited, spunky]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  37 Moby Thesaurus words for "spunky":
     beany, bold, bulldoggish, combustible, courageous, dauntless,
     doughty, explosive, fearless, fiery, game, gamy, gritty, gutsy,
     gutty, hasty, high-spirited, hot, hot-tempered, hotheaded,
     mettlesome, nervy, passionate, peppery, pertinacious, plucky,
     quick, quick-tempered, red-blooded, resolute, short-tempered,
     spirited, spiritful, tenacious, tough, unfearing, volcanic
  
  

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