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springy

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Happiness lies neither in vice nor in virtue; but in the manner we appreciate the one and the other, and the choice we make pursuant to our individual organization.
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Etymology

spring + -y

Adjective

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Positive
springy

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  1. That returns rapidly to its original form (as a spring does) after being bent, compressed, stretched, etc.
    The soft peat was springy under her feet.

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