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synonyms for briskness

  • alacrity
  • swiftness
  • velocity
  • acceleration
  • bat
  • celerity
  • dispatch
  • expedition
  • fleetness
  • gait
  • haste
  • hurry
  • pace
  • precipitateness
  • promptitude
  • promptness
  • rapidness
  • rush
  • speed
  • speediness
  • brio
  • lilt
  • effervescence
  • sprightliness
  • alacrity
  • pep
  • vim
  • sparkle
  • animation
  • activity
  • esprit
  • vivacity
  • tittup
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antonyms for briskness

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  • delay
  • hindrance
  • rest
  • retardation
  • slowing
  • slowness
  • dispiritedness
  • inertia
  • laziness
  • lethargy
  • inactivity
  • idleness
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How to use briskness in a sentence

Highs hover between 30 and 35 degrees, with brisk winds from the north gusting to 25 to 30 mph at times.
AFTER 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW, AN ICY NIGHT AHEAD IN D.C. AREA. SNOW SHOWERS POSSIBLE MONDAY.JASON SAMENOW, DAN STILLMAN, ANDREW FREEDMANFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The coronavirus has come roaring back into Brazil, shattering illusions it wouldn’tRetailers and restaurants did brisk holiday business.
THE AMAZONIAN CITY THAT HATCHED THE BRAZIL VARIANT HAS BEEN CRUSHED BY ITTERRENCE MCCOY, HELOÍSA TRAIANOJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A 2018 study of over 50,000 people published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine found that regular, brisk walking was associated with a 20 percent reduction across all causes of death.
7 WELLNESS STRATEGIES TO BUILD RESILIENCEBRAD STULBERGJANUARY 22, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Sunshine is negated by brisk northwest winds averaging near 20 mph at times, with a couple of gusts above 30 mph possible.
D.C.-AREA FORECAST: COOLER AND BREEZY TODAY. TRENDING COLDER AND WINDIER INTO THE WEEKEND.A. CAMDEN WALKERJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There was the briskness, however, of his best days in his carriage, and in the flash of his brown eyes.
THE DOUBLE FOURE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
Nor was there any of the briskness visible on a high road in England.
TRAVELS THROUGH THE SOUTH OF FRANCE AND THE INTERIOR OF PROVINCES OF PROVENCE AND LANGUEDOC IN THE YEARS 1807 AND 1808LT-COL. PINKNEY
The difficulty of recruiting was alleged by government to be a result of the briskness of trade and such like causes.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
He is endowed with a briskness and an invention often alien to his blood.
AMERICAN SKETCHESCHARLES WHIBLEY
"I think I'll call up and ask when it is expected that he can see visitors," announced Fogg, with business briskness.
BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
Mr. Burton came out with his usual smiling briskness and greeted Tom pleasantly.
TOM SLADE WITH THE COLORSPERCY K. FITZHUGH
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WORDS RELATED TO BRISKNESS

  • activity
  • acuteness
  • adroitness
  • alacrity
  • alertness
  • briskness
  • celerity
  • cleverness
  • dexterity
  • dispatch
  • expedition
  • fleetness
  • friskiness
  • litheness
  • liveliness
  • promptitude
  • promptness
  • quickness
  • quickwittedness
  • sharpness
  • sprightliness
  • spryness
  • suppleness
  • swiftness
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