Synonyms for buoyant

Synonyms for (adj) buoyant

Synonyms: chirpy, buoyant, perky

Definition: characterized by liveliness and lightheartedness

Usage: buoyant spirits; his quick wit and chirpy humor; looking bright and well and chirpy; a perky little widow in her 70s

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: floaty, buoyant

Definition: tending to float on a liquid or rise in air or gas

Usage: buoyant balloons; buoyant balsawood boats; a floaty scarf

Similar words: light

Definition: of comparatively little physical weight or density

Usage: a light load; magnesium is a light metal--having a specific gravity of 1.74 at 20 degrees C

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