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The dict-ified word of the day is spry

| source : web1913 | Spry \Spry\, a. [Compar. {Sprier} or {Spryer}; superl. {Spriest} or {Spryest}.] [Cf. dial. Sw. sprygg lively, skittish, and E. sprag.] Having great power of leaping or running; nimble; active. [U.S. & Local Eng.] She is as spry as a cricket. --S. Judd (Margaret). If I'm not so large as you, You are not so small as I, And not half so spry. --Emerson. | source : wn | spry adj : moving quickly and lightly; "sleek and agile as a gymnast"; "as nimble as a deer"; "nimble fingers"; "quick of foot"; "the old dog was so spry it was halfway up the stairs before we could stop it" [syn: {agile}, {nimble}, {quick}] | source : gazetteer | Spry, PA (CDP, FIPS 73528) Location: 39.91250 N, 76.68753 W Population (1990): 4271 (1905 housing units) Area: 6.7 sq km (land), 0.0 sq km (water)

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