alert, brisk, lively, merry, rattling, snappy, spanking, zippy(adj)
quick and energetic
"a brisk walk in the park"; "a lively gait"; "a merry chase"; "traveling at a rattling rate"; "a snappy pace"; "a spanking breeze"
bracing, brisk, fresh, refreshing, refreshful, tonic(adj)
imparting vitality and energy
"the bracing mountain air"
"doing a brisk business"
brisk, brisk up, brisken(verb)
"business brisked up"
Full of liveliness and activity; characterized by quickness of motion or action; lively; spirited; quick.
We took a brisk walk yesterday.
Full of spirit of life; effervescing, as liquors; sparkling; as, brisk cider.
Stimulating or invigorating.
This morning was a brisk fall day. It wasn't cold enough for frost but you wanted to keep moving.
Origin: Uncertain. Compare brysg and .
full of liveliness and activity; characterized by quickness of motion or action; lively; spirited; quick
full of spirit of life; effervesc/ng, as liquors; sparkling; as, brick cider
to make or become lively; to enliven; to animate; to take, or cause to take, an erect or bold attitude; -- usually with up
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
brisk, adj. full of life and spirit: active: sharp: effervescing, as liquors.—v.t. to enliven, freshen.—v.i. to cheer up.—adjs. Brisk′ish, Brisk′y, (Shak.).—adv. Brisk′ly.—n. Brisk′ness. [Dr Murray notes that the word is first found in the end of the 16th century; prob. W. brysg, swift of foot; cf. Gael. brisg, Ir. briosg.]
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The numerical value of brisk in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of brisk in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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- жив, оживен, пенлив, свежBulgarian
- svěží, živý, energetický, čilý, bystrýCzech
- anregend, lebhaft, rege, vitalGerman
- brusco, vital, vigorizante, brioso, enérgicoSpanish
- reipas, rivakkaFinnish
- animé, vif, stimulantFrench
- mundrs, ņiprs, žirgts, možs, spirgts, kustīgsLatvian
- opwekkend, levendig, opgewektDutch
- отры́вистый, бодря́щий, ре́зкий, све́жий, энерги́чный, живо́й, оживлённыйRussian
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