Definitions and translations for "jaunty"

Definition of jaunty

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Adjective
1. Airy; showy; finical; hence, characterized by an affected or fantastical manner.
The courtier was a jaunty fellow, attuned to the esoteric court gossip and attentive to the least beneficial wind of favor blowing from the throne.
2. Dapper or stylish.
He wore a jaunty outfit that was all the rage.
3. Ostentatiously self-confident.
He walked down the street with a jaunty swaggering step, as if daring others less perfectly satisfied to intrude upon his good mood.
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English - English - jaunty

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adj. lively, merry; stylish but sporty

English - Spanish - jaunty

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adj. desenvuelto; alegre; garboso, festivo

English - French - jaunty

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adj. vif, éveillé; animé; joyeux, gai; élégant mais sportif

English - German - jaunty

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adj. leicht, lebhaft; keck (Kleidungsstück)

English - Indonesian - jaunty

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a. periang, pandai bergaul, bergaya, solek, lela

English - Italian - jaunty

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agg. disinvolto, spigliato; spavaldo, sicuro di sé; allegro, gaio, vivace; elegante, di classe

English - Polish - jaunty

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a. beztroski, żwawy, wesoły, raźny

English - Portuguese - jaunty

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adj. alegre; garboso, vistoso

English - Romanian - jaunty

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a. elegant, fercheş, săltăreţ, pus la punct, stilat, voios, vesel, nepăsător

English - Russian - jaunty

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прил. веселый, бойкий, беспечный, самодовольный, развязный, небрежно развязный

English - Turkish - jaunty

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s. şık, havalı, kaygısız, şen

English - Ukrainian - jaunty

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a. жвавий, безтурботний, самовдоволений

English - Dutch - jaunty

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bn. zwierig, kwiek (ook van kledingstuk)

English - Greek - jaunty

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επίθ. κομψός, εύχαρις, ευχάριστος, ζωηρός, ξένοιαστος, κεφάτος, καμαρωτός

English - Arabic - jaunty

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‏أنيق، مرح، طروب، يقظ، نشيط‏

English - Chinese - jaunty

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(形) 快活的, 轻快的, 活泼的

English - Chinese - jaunty

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(形) 快活的, 輕快的, 活潑的

English - Hindi - jaunty

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a. अल्हड़, बेफ़िक्र, निश्‍िचंत, ख़ुशदिल, प्रफुल्ल, ज़िंदादिल, खुदराय, स्वेच्छाचारी, इजाजत: बिना इजाजत का, अनुमति: बिना अनुमति का

English - Japanese - jaunty

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(形) 快活な; 粋な

English - Korean - jaunty

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형. 기분이 거뜬하고 쾌활한, 말쑥한, 멋진

English - Vietnamese - jaunty

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a. hoạt bát, vui nhộn, vui vẻ
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Synonyms for jaunty
virile: dapper, clean-cut, athletic, handsome, robust, slick