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What is the opposite of staid?

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Adjective
Opposite of sedate, serious or lacking in humor
“At once terrifying and thrilling, many would consider a parachute jump to be the experience of a lifetime.”
Adjective
Opposite of having a calm and composed demeanor
“She is feeling nervous and anxious as she waits in line.”
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Opposite of formal or dignified in nature or manner
“The best team doesn't always win, but it would be a shallow victory if winning meant resorting to undignified means.”
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Opposite of serious or grave
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Opposite of overly formal, conventional, or prim and proper
Adjective
(of a person) Opposite of strictly conventional in one's manner or behavior
“She was elegant and bookish, while he was casual and endearingly laid-back.”
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Opposite of cold or aloof in manner or behavior
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Opposite of following the accepted or traditional customs
“His nonconformist work is a perfect fit for Valmorbida and Roitfeld, who are rather untraditional art dealers themselves.”
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Opposite of habitually done, used or found
“Frank Costanza celebrates the unconventional holiday of Festivus as an alternative to the overly commercialized Christmas.”
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Opposite of having or showing very strict moral attitudes
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Opposite of boring or severely lacking in interest
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Opposite of imposing or constituting a physical, mental, or figurative load
“The article would infer that the local magistrate was too lenient on criminals.”
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Opposite of of great seriousness or importance
“We are deluged with trivial information and pointless musings which strain the patience to breaking point.”
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Opposite of serious, thoughtful or earnest in appearance
“She looked at him in the picture, admiring how easy going and carefree he seemed.”
Adjective
Opposite of calm in manner or disposition
“A lone wolf howled miserably, followed closely by a volley of agitated barks.”
Adjective
(of a person) Opposite of sensible, reliable, and self-restrained
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Opposite of of root, too deep to remove
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Opposite of being such by habit, long-established, and not likely to change
Adjective
Opposite of characterized by an atmosphere or expression lacking in cheer
“The wall appeared completely black from the outside, allowing for a cheery atmosphere while ensuring complete privacy.”
Adjective
Opposite of not excessively bright, flashy or showy
“The garish jackets and flamboyant ties were out in force as a massive crowd packed the city to celebrate his life.”
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