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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 brisk /ˈbrɪsk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Brisk a.
 1. Full of liveliness and activity; characterized by quickness of motion or action; lively; spirited; quick.
    Cheerily, boys; be brick awhile.   --Shak.
    Brisk toil alternating with ready ease.   --Wordworth.
 2. Full of spirit of life; effervesc░ng, as liquors; sparkling; as, brick cider.
 Syn: -- Active; lively; agile; alert; nimble; quick; sprightly; vivacious; gay; spirited; animated.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Brisk v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Bricked p. pr. & vb. n. Bricking.] To make or become lively; to enliven; to animate; to take, or cause to take, an erect or bold attitude; -- usually with up.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: 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" [syn: lively,
              merry, rattling, snappy, spanking, zippy]
      2: imparting vitality and energy; "the bracing mountain air"
         [syn: bracing, energizing, energising, fresh, refreshing,
          refreshful, tonic]
      3: very active; "doing a brisk business"
      v : become brisk; "business brisked up" [syn: brisk up, brisken]