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Synonyms for brisk
brɪsk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alert, brisk, lively, merry, rattling, snappy, spanking, zippy(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    jovial, natty, marvelous, festive, rattling(a), wondrous, nipping, peppy, spruce, resilient, mirthful, jocund, frosty, festal, tremendous, grand, marvellous, snappy, live, racy, bouncing, watchful, lively, bouncy, wonderful, dapper, jolly, gay, spanking, springy, alive(p), tonic, fresh, awake(p), nippy, raffish, jaunty, fantastic, alert, merry, terrific, spiffy, rakish, rattling, snappish, howling(a), refreshful, dashing, spirited, full of life, bracing, crisp, whipping, refreshing, zippy, vital

    Antonyms:
    unenrgetic, debilitating, inactive, lethargic

  2. bracing, brisk, fresh, refreshing, refreshful, tonic(adj)

    imparting vitality and energy

    "the bracing mountain air"

    Synonyms:
    tonic, spanking, bracing, wise, refreshful, lively, refreshing, fresh, new, snappy, novel, tonal, smart, reinvigorated, unfermented, accented, impertinent, sweet, unused, saucy, merry, clean, sassy, impudent, refreshed, invigorated, zippy, rattling, overbold, alert

    Antonyms:
    inactive, unenrgetic, debilitating, lethargic

  3. brisk(verb)

    very active

    "doing a brisk business"

    Synonyms:
    refreshing, spanking, tonic, refreshful, fresh, alert, zippy, lively, merry, rattling, snappy, bracing

    Antonyms:
    debilitating, lethargic, unenrgetic, inactive

  4. brisk, brisk up, brisken(verb)

    become brisk

    "business brisked up"

    Synonyms:
    brisk up, brisken

    Antonyms:
    debilitating, lethargic, unenrgetic, inactive

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. brisk

    Active refers to both quickness and constancy of action; in the former sense it is allied with agile, alert, brisk, etc.; in the latter, with busy, diligent, industrious. The active love employment, the busy are actually employed, the diligent and the industrious are habitually busy. The restless are active from inability to keep quiet; their activity may be without purpose, or out of all proportion to the purpose contemplated. The officious are undesirably active in the affairs of others. Compare ALERT; ALIVE; MEDDLESOME.

    Synonyms:
    active, agile, alert, bustling, busy, diligent, energetic, expeditious, industrious, lively, mobile, nimble, officious, prompt, quick, ready, restless, sprightly, spry, supple, vigorous, wide awake

    Antonyms:
    dull, heavy, idle, inactive, indolent, inert, lazy, quiescent, quiet, slow, sluggish, stupid

    Preposition:
    Active in work, in a cause; for an object, as for justice; with persons or instrumentalities; about something, as about other people's business.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. brisk

    Synonyms:
    quick, lively, vivacious, active, alert, nimble, sprightly, spirited, animated, prompt, effervescent

    Antonyms:
    slow, heavy, dull, inactive, indolent, sluggish, unenergetic, stagnant

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. brisk(a.)

    Synonyms:
    active, lively, smart, agile, nimble, quick, smart, alert, spry, spirited, vivacious, sprightly

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. brisk(a)

    Synonyms:
    lively, spirited, sprightly, spry, agile, rapid

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Brisk":

    DJ Brisk, Brisk, DJ

How to pronounce brisk?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say brisk in sign language?

  1. brisk

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How to use brisk in a sentence?

  1. Patrick DeHaan:

    If gasoline prices fall even further, we could be in for brisk summer at the pump.

  2. Butler:

    All smatterers are more brisk and pert Than those who understand an art; As little sparkles shine more bright Than glowing coals that gave them light.

  3. Ernesto Pernia:

    That is foundational for ... investments to come and for economic growth to be more brisk.

  4. Yuri Trutnev:

    We want to develop the Kuriles at a brisk pace, the conditions are ideal there for fishing and fish farming. So we are inviting Japanese companies, and are ready to give them priority in joint ventures ...

  5. Peter Kokkinos:

    The emphasis should be placed on relatively longer exercise duration and moderate intensity, like a brisk walk, especially for older individuals, this approach carries a lower risk of injury.

Images & Illustrations of brisk

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Translations for brisk

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  • жив, оживен, пенлив, свежBulgarian
  • svěží, živý, energetický, čilý, bystrýCzech
  • anregend, lebhaft, rege, vitalGerman
  • brusco, vital, vigorizante, brioso, enérgicoSpanish
  • reipas, rivakkaFinnish
  • animé, vif, stimulantFrench
  • fürgeHungarian
  • vivaceItalian
  • mundrs, ņiprs, žirgts, možs, spirgts, kustīgsLatvian
  • haukoriMāori
  • opwekkend, levendig, opgewektDutch
  • energicznyPolish
  • rápidoPortuguese
  • отры́вистый, бодря́щий, ре́зкий, све́жий, энерги́чный, живо́й, оживлённыйRussian
  • raskSwedish

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