Definition of "springy" [spring•y]

  • Marked by resilience; elastic. (adjective)
  • Abounding in freshwater springs. (adjective)

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Use "springy" in a sentence
  • "Having just spent a gorgeous weekend in springy, sunny Vankie, I was thrilled to visit Craig's List to discover my dream roomie:"
  • "The meatballs are kind of springy, as Jason noted."
  • "At some point, I might switch us to something more emphatically "springy," but I have yet to see the flowers emerging with any real force here in Philadelphia..."