Definition of jauntiness:
- cheerfulness (part of speech: noun)
ostentation (part of speech: noun)
- pomp and circumstance,
- "The Wrong Twin", Harry Leon Wilson.
Prince Michael, who had recovered some of his jauntiness, looked at Alec with the crafty eye of a cowed hyena; but he said coolly, " There is nothing to be gained by publishing our blunders to all the world."- "A Son of the Immortals", Louis Tracy.
- "The Fruit of the Tree", Edith Wharton.