briskness

[ brisk ]SEE DEFINITION OF briskness

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BRISKNESS

"Wednesday's only four days off," she said, with a fine assumption of briskness.

A drink of spirits helped me; my blood presently flowed with briskness.

For this last, 79 it is impossible to have too much agility and briskness.

With an air of briskness he went into the Internacional dining-room.

She came into the room with the briskness of a March flurry of snow.

It was even difficult to carry on a conversation with any degree of briskness.

Then Baba Mustapha revived in briskness, and cried, 'Here the dish!

He is endowed with a briskness and an invention often alien to his blood.

Then he illustrated, in briskness and correct position, just how we should do it.

This is a bad job, said Mr. Erin, with a pretence of briskness.

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