brisk

brisk
1. adjective
1) живой, оживленный; проворный
2) отрывистый (о тоне, манере говорить)
3) свежий (о ветре)
4) шипучий (о напитках)
Syn:
lively
2. verb
оживлять(ся) (обыкн. brisk up)
brisk about
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(a) оживленный
* * *
1) живой, оживленный; проворный 2) отрывистый
* * *
[brɪsk] adj. живой, проворный, юркий; борзый; отрывистый, шипучий
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беглый
бодрый
бойкий
быстр
быстрый
живой
моторный
оживленный
проворен
проворный
прыткий
прыток
резв
резвый
скор
скорый
шипучий
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1. прил. 1) живой 2) отрывистый (о тоне, манере говорить) 2. гл. 1) оживлять(ся) (обыкн. brisk up) 2) прихорашиваться

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  • Brisk — may refer to: * Brest, Belarus (Brest Litovsk) Brisk (בריסק) is the city s name in Yiddish * The Brisk yeshivas and methods, a school of Jewish thought originated by the Soloveitchik family of Brest. * Brisk, an iced tea soft drink produced by a… …   Wikipedia

  • brisk — [brısk] adj [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: Probably from French brusque; BRUSQUE] 1.) quick and full of energy ▪ a brisk walk ▪ They set off at a brisk pace . 2.) quick, practical and showing that you want to get things done quickly ▪ Her tone of… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • brisk — [brisk] adj. [< ? Fr brusque,BRUSQUE] 1. quick in manner or movement; energetic [a brisk pace] 2. cool, dry, and bracing [brisk air] 3. pungent, keen, sharp, etc. [a brisk taste, a brisk tone of voice] 4. active; busy …   English World dictionary

  • brisk — brisk·en; brisk·ly; brisk·ness; brisk; …   English syllables

  • Brisk — (br[i^]sk), a. [Cf. W. brysg, fr. brys haste, Gael. briosg quick, lively, Ir. broisg a start, leap, jerk.] 1. Full of liveliness and activity; characterized by quickness of motion or action; lively; spirited; quick. [1913 Webster] Cheerily, boys; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brisk — Brisk, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Bricked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bricking}.] To make or become lively; to enliven; to animate; to take, or cause to take, an erect or bold attitude; usually with up. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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