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Brisque vs. Brisk

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Brisquenoun

In the card game bezique, an ace or ten won in a trick.

Briskadjective

Full of liveliness and activity; characterized by quickness of motion or action

‘We took a brisk walk yesterday.’;

Briskadjective

Full of spirit of life; effervescing

Briskadjective

(archaic) sparkling; fizzy

‘brisk cider’;

Briskadjective

Stimulating or invigorating.

‘This morning was a brisk fall day. It wasn't cold enough for frost, but you wanted to keep moving.’;

Briskadjective

Abrupt, curt in one's manner or in relation to others.

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Briskverb

To make or become lively; to enliven; to animate.

Briskadjective

Full of liveliness and activity; characterized by quickness of motion or action; lively; spirited; quick.

‘Cheerily, boys; be brick awhile.’; ‘Brisk toil alternating with ready ease.’;

Briskadjective

Full of spirit of life; effervesc ng, as liquors; sparkling; as, brick cider.

Briskverb

To make or become lively; to enliven; to animate; to take, or cause to take, an erect or bold attitude; - usually with up.

Briskverb

become brisk;

‘business brisked up’;

Briskadjective

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’;

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Briskadjective

imparting vitality and energy;

‘the bracing mountain air’;

Briskadjective

very active;

‘doing a brisk business’;

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