AskDefine | Define spunky

Dictionary Definition

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

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English

Etymology

From spunk + -y.

Pronunciation

Adjective

spunky
  1. spirited or plucky.
  2. Pertaining to or like spunk (semen).
  3. Of an object, with semen on it.

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