Brisk

Definition of Brisk

Pronunciation: brĭsk
a.1.Full of liveliness and activity; characterized by quickness of motion or action; lively; spirited; quick.
Cheerily, boys; be brick awhile.
- Shak.
Brisk toil alternating with ready ease.
- Wordworth.
2.Full of spirit of life; effervesc ng, as liquors; sparkling; as, brick cider.
v. t. & i.1.To make or become lively; to enliven; to animate; to take, or cause to take, an erect or bold attitude; - usually with up.
[imp. & p. p. Bricked ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Bricking.]

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