sprite
[ sprahyt ]
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Part of Speech noun
Origin + Etymology
Middle English alteration of sprit, a contraction of spirit
Synonyms
  • spright
  • nymph
  • pixie
  • elf
  • fay
  • goblin
Definition
(in folklore) an elf, fairy, or goblin
Example
The sprite was the main character of the story.
Usage Over Time

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