?
knockabout
n. a sloop with a simplified rig and no bowsprit
?
There are no items for this category
?
There are no items for this category
?
knockabout
adj. suitable for rough use; "a knockabout overcoat"; "a knockabout old car"
knockabout, boisterous
adj. full of rough and exuberant animal spirits; "boisterous practical jokes"; "knockabout comedy"
?
vulgar, vernacular, common
adj. being or characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language; "common parlance"; "a vernacular term"; "vernacular speakers"; "the vulgar tongue of the masses"; "the technical and vulgar names for an animal species"
prosy, earthbound, prosaic, pedestrian
adj. lacking wit or imagination; "a pedestrian movie plot"
commonplace
adj. completely ordinary and unremarkable; "air travel has now become commonplace"; "commonplace everyday activities"
matter-of-fact, prosaic
adj. not fanciful or imaginative; "local guides describe the history of various places in matter-of-fact tones"; "a prosaic and unimaginative essay"
?
unstudied, familiar
adj. "lectured in a familiar style"
folksy
adj. very informal and familiar; "a folksy radio commentator"; "a folksy style"
free-and-easy, casual
adj. natural and unstudied; "using their Christian names in a casual way"; "lectured in a free-and-easy style"
unceremonial, unceremonious
adj. without ceremony or formality; "an unceremonious speech"
resilient
adj. recovering readily from adversity, depression, or the like
gallant, dashing
adj. lively and spirited; "a dashing hero"
high-spirited, exuberant, ebullient
adj. joyously unrestrained
spunky, plucky, feisty
adj. showing courage; "the champion is faced with a feisty challenger"
hoydenish, hoyden, tomboyish
adj. used of girls; wild and boisterous
saucy, pert, irreverent, impertinent
adj. characterized by a lightly pert and exuberant quality; "a certain irreverent gaiety and ease of manner"
sprightly
adj. full of spirit and vitality; "a sprightly young girl"; "a sprightly dance"
mettlesome
adj. having a proud and unbroken spirit
whipping, snappy
adj. smart and fashionable; "snappy conversation"; "some sharp and whipping lines"
vibrant
adj. of colors that are bright and striking
barmy, zesty, yeasty, zestful
adj. marked by spirited enjoyment
?
formal
adj. being in accord with established forms and conventions and requirements (as e.g. of formal dress); "pay one's formal respects"; "formal dress"; "a formal ball"; "the requirement was only formal and often ignored"; "a formal education"
knockabout
Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
    1
  • Verbs
    0
  • Adverbs
    0
  • Adjectives
    3
Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    10
  • Synonyms
    32
  • Antonyms
    1