Definitions for: Jaunty
[adj] having a cheerful, lively, and self-confident air; "looking chipper, like a man...diverted by his own wit"- Frances G. Patton; "life that is gay, brisk, and debonair"- H.M.Reynolds; "walked with a jaunty step"; "a jaunty optimist"
[adj] marked by smartness in dress and manners; "a dapper young man"; "a jaunty red hat"
Webster (1913) Definition: Jaun"ty, a. [Compar. Jauntier; superl. Jauntiest.]
[Formerly spelt janty, fr. F. gentil. See Gentle, and cf.
Airy; showy; finical; hence, characterized by an affected or
Synonyms: cheerful, chipper, dapper, dashing, debonair, debonaire, fashionable, natty, raffish, rakish, smart, snappy, spiffy, spruce, stylish