Part of speech:
The definition of playful is a lively and fun person or thing, or something said or done in a joking way.
(Especially of old people) energetic and in good health
Being in physical motion:
The definition of festive refers to something for a party or cheerful and celebratory.
The definition of frisky is a playful or lively person or thing.
Full of gaiety or high spirits; playful; merry
Having enough spirit or enthusiasm; ready (for something)
The definition of jocular is prone to joking or marked by joking.
Bounding back with, or having, great resilience
Full of pranks; mischievous or frolicsome
(Obs.) Undisciplined; unmanageable
Of or befitting an imp; mischievous.
Inclined to annoy or vex with playful tricks; naughty
Like, characteristic of, or befitting a wag; roguishly merry
Designating or of heavy-duty clothing designed for wear while engaged in manual or outdoor labor
Relating to or suggestive of a colt.
Find another word for sportive. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sportive, like: gay, playful, sprightly, active, jaunty, boon, festive, frisky, frolicsome, game and gamesome.