to produce or come to be lively to enliven to animate to just take or trigger to simply take an erect or bold mindset generally with up
- filled with liveliness and activity characterized by quickness of motion or activity lively spirited fast
- imparting vitality and energy
- fast and lively
- really energetic
- become brisk
- packed with liveliness and task; characterized by quickness of movement or activity; lively; spirited; quick.
- saturated in spirit of life; effervesc/ng, as liquors; sparkling; as, stone cider.
- In order to make or become lively; to enliven; to animate; to just take, or trigger to simply take, an erect or bold mindset; -- usually with up.
1550s, as Scottish bruisk, probably an alteration of French brusque (see brusque). Related: Briskly; briskness.
(a.) high in liveliness and task; described as quickness of movement or activity; lively; spirited; quick.
- (a.) filled with character of life; effervesc/ng, as liquors; gleaming; since, stone cider.
- (v. t. & we.) to produce or come to be lively; to enliven; to animate; to just take, or trigger to take, an erect or strong mindset; -- typically with up.
And we see a brisk diplomatic intercourse between the scattered Greek cities going on.