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The ClueBlithe spirit (4 letter answer)
NotesThe answer ELAN is very common and appears about once every 31 puzzles.
Zest for life
Joie de vivre
What colts and fillies have
DefinitionELAN as a noun:
1. (ardor, ardour, elan, zeal) = a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause); "they were imbued with a revolutionary ardor"; "he felt a kind of religious zeal"
2. (dash, elan, flair, panache, style) = distinctive and stylish elegance; "he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer"
3. enthusiastic and assured vigor and liveliness; "a performance of great elan and sophistication"