Synonyms for jaunty

Synonyms for (adjective) jaunty

Synonyms: jaunty, debonair, debonaire, chipper

Definition: having a cheerful, lively, and self-confident air

Usage: looking chipper, like a man...diverted by his own wit- Frances G. Patton; life that is gay, brisk, and debonair- H.M.Reynolds; walked with a jaunty step; a jaunty optimist

Similar words: cheerful

Definition: being full of or promoting cheer; having or showing good spirits

Usage: her cheerful nature; a cheerful greeting; a cheerful room; as cheerful as anyone confined to a hospital bed could be


Synonyms: dapper, dashing, snappy, spiffy, spruce, raffish, rakish, jaunty, natty

Definition: marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners

Usage: a dapper young man; a jaunty red hat

Similar words: fashionable, stylish

Definition: being or in accordance with current social fashions

Usage: fashionable clothing; the fashionable side of town; a fashionable cafe