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Brisk appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • Enola was in a mania, gasping: "No war ruck, sir: ban a man a brisk currawong nips again; a man I saw alone!"
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the adjective brisk:

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Definition of the adjective brisk

What does brisk mean as an attribute of a noun?

Brisk is one of the top 1000 most common adjectives in the English language.

adjective - degrees: brisker | briskest

  1. quick and energetic
  2. imparting vitality and energy
  3. very active
    • example: doing a brisk business
    • similar: active

Alternative definition of the adjective brisk

adjective

  1. Full of liveliness and activity; characterized by quickness of motion or action; lively; spirited; quick.
  2. Full of spirit of life; effervescing, as liquors; sparkling; as, brisk cider.
  3. Stimulating or invigorating.

Definition of the noun brisk

What does brisk mean as a name of something?

Specialised definition of the noun brisk

Glossary of sports

done quickly and energetically (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

Definition of the verb brisk

What does brisk mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: brisked | brisking | brisks

  1. become brisk

Business

Brisk: Lipton Brisk is an iced tea and juice brand managed by the Pepsi Lipton Partnership, a joint venture formed in 1991 between PepsiCo and Unilever. In 2012, PepsiCo announced Brisk had surpassed $1 billion in annual revenue, making it one of the 22 billion-dollar PepsiCo brands.

Person

Brisk is a musical artist, musician.

There are other people with brisk in their name, like Susanna Brisk.

Group

Brisk is a musical group.

  • album: "Hell Or High Water"

Drink

Brisk is a product line of tea and juice from Pepsi Lipton Partnership.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for brisk

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Google previewThe Gentlemlen's Lexicon; Or, A Pocket Dictionary, Containing Nearly Every Work in the English Language (1835)

Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools by William Grimshaw

BRISK, adj ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

BRISK', v. & ad. } Goth, roesk ; Teut. rtreA, Brisk'lv, J«W breisk; Dan. frisk, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

The villaneIle is a chacoon a little more lively, with its movement somewhat more brisk than the ordinary chacoon. The r.\ssACAiLLE only differs from a chacoon as it is more flow, more tender, and beginning for ordinary with a perfect time.

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

allegjro, brisk—-from L. alticer, brisk, lively: F. leger, light, ...

Google previewThe Ladies' Lexicon and Parlour Companion (1870)

Containing Nearly Every Word in the English Language and Exhibiting the Plurals of Nouns and the Participles of Verbs ... Adapted to the Use of ... Schools by William Grimshaw

BRISK. adj ...

Google previewThe American history and encyclopedia of music ... (1910)

by Edward Dickinson, George Whitfield Andrews, Arthur Foote, Janet M. Green, Emil Liebling, Josephine Thrall

Quick; brisk; lively; animated. vite (vet) Fr. adj. and adv. vitement (vet-man) Fr. adv . 1. (adj. Quick; rapid. 2. (adv.) Quickly; rapidly. Un pen plus vite, a little more quickly. vitesse (ve-tes) Fr. n. Quickness; swiftness; rapidity. vito (ve'-to) It. adj. Quick ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Lifestyle Medicine and Health (2011)

by James M. Rippe

and type 2 diabetes • Better weight management and improved weight loss: Regular brisk walking burns calories to help balance energy ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Nutrition in Sport (2008)

by Ronald J. Maughan

one group at 6 km · h–1 (n =12, brisk walkers) and one group at 8km...

0 4 2 –2 –6% –4 +4% +9% + 16% Controls Strollers Brisk walkers Fast walkers (a) H D L c h o l e s t e r o l ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopaedia; Or, A Dictionary of Facts, and Useful Knowledge (1803)

Comprehending a Concise View of the Latest Discoveries, Inventions, and Improvements, Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Economy. Together with Descriptions of the Most Interesting Objects of Nature and Art; the History of Men and Animals, in a State of Health Or Disease; and Practical Hints Respecting the Arts and Manufactures, Both Familiar and Commercial, Illustrated with Numerous Engravings and Cuts in Five Volumes by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich, James Mease

Bring the ljquor to a brisk scald, (boiling injures the colour of the madder). Rinse yourj pieces in this decoction, till the colour is deep enough. Stream and wash your pieces well : then put them into a copper of warm water, with 1-4 hoop of bran ...

Google previewThe People's Dictionary and Every-day Encyclopedia (1883)

Comprising All the Information Needed Upon Any Subject in Daily Use : a Hand-book for Everybody for Each Day in the Year

Brisk, a.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Women's Health (2009)

by Christine Ammer

It is precisely then that regular exercise—which need be nothing more complicated than regular brisk walks—can be of great benefit ...

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Small photo of MECCA, SAUDI ARABIA - MAY 19: Muslim pilgrims perform saei (brisk walking) between Safa and Marwah mount on May 19, 2013 in Mecca. Muslim pilgrims perform 7 rounds of saei from Safa to Marwah mount.Small photo of Flag of the United Nations waving in a brisk breeze against a blue sky.Small photo of MECCA-JULY 10: Muslim pilgrims perform saei (brisk walking) from Safa mount to Marwah mount on July 10, 2011 in Mecca. Muslim pilgrims perform 7 rounds of saei from Safa mount to Marwah mount.Small photo of MAKKAH-FEB 22:Safa rock mount on Feb 22, 2012 in Makkah.Here pilgrims perform saei?? (brisk walking between Safa & Marwah 7 times).The ritual is a reenactment of Abraham's wife, Hajr search for water.Small photo of MECCA, SAUDI ARABIA - MAY 19: Muslim pilgrims perform saei (brisk walking) between Safa mount from Marwah mount on May 19, 2013 in Mecca. Some bring their kids and family to perform 7 rounds of saeiSmall photo of brisk white cosmos flowersSmall photo of brisk blue flower More...

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As brisk as bottled ale.
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Scrabble value of B3R1I1S1K5

The value of this 5-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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