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 for springy
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Springy \Spring"y\ (-[y^]), a. [Compar. Springier
     (-[i^]*[~e]r); superl. Springiest.] [From Spring.]
     1. Resembling, having the qualities of, or pertaining to, a
        spring; elastic; as, springy steel; a springy step.
        [1913 Webster]
              Though her little frame was slight, it was firm and
              springy.                              --Sir W.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. Abounding with springs or fountains; wet; spongy; as,
        springy land.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: elastic; rebounds readily; "clean bouncy hair"; "a lively
             tennis ball"; "as resilient as seasoned hickory";
             "springy turf" [syn: bouncy, live, lively,
             resilient, springy]
      2: (of movements) light and confidently active; "he walked away
         with a springy step"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  52 Moby Thesaurus words for "springy":
     adaptable, adaptive, bendable, bending, bouncy, buoyant, compliant,
     ductile, elastic, extensible, extensile, fabricable, facile,
     fictile, flexible, flexile, flexuous, formable, formative, giving,
     impressible, impressionable, like putty, limber, lissome, lithe,
     lithesome, lively, malleable, moldable, plastic, pliable, pliant,
     rebounding, receptive, recoiling, resilient, responsive, sensitive,
     sequacious, shapable, stretch, stretchable, stretchy, submissive,
     supple, susceptible, tractable, tractile, whippy, willowy,

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