AskDefine | Define briskness

Dictionary Definition

briskness n : liveliness and eagerness; "he accepted with alacrity" [syn: alacrity]

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English

Etymology

From brisk + -ness

Pronunciation

  • a UK /ˈbɹɪsk.nəs/ /"brIsk.n@s/

Noun

  1. The property of being brisk.
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