- Having a lively, carefree, and self-confident manner.
- Having a stylish and elegant appearance.
The word jaunty comes from the middle english word "jant" which means "a journey" and it was first used in english in the 16th century.
- He had a jaunty air about him.
- She wore a jaunty hat.
- The jaunty angle of his hat made him look stylish.
- His jaunty walk made him stand out in the crowd.
- She had a jaunty attitude and was always up for an adventure.