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Daemon
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chipper

(adjective) Having a cheerful, lively, and self-confident air.

Synonyms: debonair, jaunty

Usage: If I seem chipper today, it is because I found a $50 bill on my walk to work this morning.
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thar
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From English dialectal kipper (“nimble; frisky”), of obscure origin.

Perhaps akin to Old Norse kjapt (“briskly; impetuously”), kippa ("to snatch; pull; jerk" > Middle English kippen (“to seize”)), kipra (“to wrinkle; draw tightly”), Norwegian kjapp (“fast; brisk”), Dutch kippen (“to seize; catch; grip”).

Adjective
chipper (comparative more chipper, superlative most chipper)

Exhibiting a lively optimism; in high spirits, cheerful.



Unrelated words:
A wood chipper

A chipper - An Irish chippy
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In the next month, based in part on a recommendation from the acoustic consultant, the neighbours are going to construct a large structure or screen in front of where the mobile chipper usually operates.
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Maybe someone involved in a hazard game, e.g. roulette or poker, who has acquired sufficient number of chips and feels happy to be a sure winner?
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Chipper:

Adjective:
Cheerful and lively.
"Eugene was feeling chipper"


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Adyl Mouhei
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“His voice was chipper. Cinnamon hated chipper. She wrapped Chipper up in duct tape, pounded nails into it and used it to beat the crap out of Perky.”


― Barbra Annino, Opal Fire
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(adjective) Having a cheerful, lively, and self-confident air.
Synonyms: debonair, jaunty
Usage: If I seem chipper today, it is because I found a $50 bill on my walk to work this morning.
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