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Sprite definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

SPRITE, n. A spirit.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers [syn: fairy, faery, faerie, fay, sprite]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Middle English sprit, from Anglo-French espriz, espirit spirit, sprite more at spirit Date: 14th century 1. a. archaic soul b. a disembodied spirit ; ghost 2. a. elf, fairy b. an elfish person

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. an elf, fairy, or goblin. Etymology: ME f. sprit var. of SPIRIT

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Sprite Sprite, n. [OE. sprit, F. esprit, fr. L. spiritus. See Spirit, and cf. Sprightly.] 1. A spirit; a soul; a shade; also, an apparition. See Spright. Gaping graves received the wandering, guilty sprite. --Dryden. 2. An elf; a fairy; a goblin. 3. (Zo["o]l.) The green woodpecker, or yaffle.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(sprites) In fairy stories and legends, a sprite is a small, magic creature which lives near water. N-COUNT

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Fairy, fay, pixy, elf, spirit, ghost, spectre, apparition, shade, phantom, goblin, hobgoblin.

Moby Thesaurus

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