Idle and Sprightly


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Idle adjective – Not easily aroused to action or work.
Usage example: an idle employee who always seems to be either on break or at lunch

Sprightly is an antonym for idle.
Nearby Words: idled, idleness, idler, idling, idly
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Sprightly adjective – Having much high-spirited energy and movement.
Idle is an antonym for sprightly.
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life idle life sprightly life
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Sprightly and Idle. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 24, from
Idle & Sprightly. N.p., 2016. Web. 24 Jul. 2021. <>.
Sprightly or Idle. 2016. Accessed July 24, 2021.

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