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zappy

slang Very lively or energetic. I wish they would play some zappier music in this bar. The stuff they have playing right now is putting me to sleep! The movie is certainly not short on impressive CGI and zappy action scenes, but its characters are two-dimensional and its plot is paper thin.
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zappy

mod. energetic; zippy. That music is a little too zappy for me.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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