Definitions for perkyˈpɜr ki

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

perk•yˈpɜr ki(adj.)perk•i•er, perk•i•est.

  1. jaunty; cheerful; pert.

Origin of perky:

1850–55

perk′i•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. buoyant, chirpy, perky(adj)

    characterized by liveliness and lightheartedness

    "buoyant spirits"; "his quick wit and chirpy humor"; "looking bright and well and chirpy"; "a perky little widow in her 70s"

Wiktionary

  1. perky(Adjective)

    Lively or enthusiastic.

    She answered with a perky smile and bounced off.

  2. perky(Adjective)

    Standing upright; firm.

    The plant looks much perkier since I watered it.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Perky(adj)

    perk; pert; jaunty; trim

Freebase

  1. Perky

    Perky is a ghost town in Monroe County, Florida, United States. It is located in the lower Florida Keys on Lower Sugarloaf Key near mile marker 17 on US 1. It is the site of the historic Sugarloaf Key Bat Tower built by Richter Clyde Perky in 1929. The tower remains, and the original fishcamp is now a restaurant and lodge.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

perky(adjective)

lively; cheerful

You're in a perky mood.

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